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Sally Ball

Associate Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 0302
Assoc Professor
Faculty, DTPHX Campus, Mailcode 3251
Biography

Associate Professor, Department of English, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Education

M.F.A., 1994, Warren Wilson College

B.A., 1990, Williams College

Bio

Sally Ball is the author of Wreck Me (NY: Barrow Street, 2013) and Annus Mirabilis, which was selected by Ellen Bryant Voigt for the Barrow Street Press Poetry Prize (NY: Barrow Street, 2005). Her poems have appeared in The American Poetry Review, Boulevard, Ploughshares, Slate, Threepenny Review, Yale Review, and other journals, as well as in the Best American Poetry anthology. Ball is the associate director of Four Way Books, an independent press based in New York City. A recipient of fellowships from the Arizona Commission on the Arts, the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, the Camac Centre d'Art, the James Merrill House, and the Ucross Foundation, she has also taught at The Frost Place Festival and Conference on Poetry. At ASU, she teaches poetry workshops and courses in modern and contemporary American poetry. She also offers internships with Four Way Books to students in the MFA Program for Creative Writing.

On the web: http://saralouiseball.com

Education

Warren Wilson College MFA Program for Writers, MFA Poetry, 1994

Williams College, BA, 1990

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Audio
Two poems from Poets & Writers Page One feature for Wreck Me
Research Interests

writing poetry; American poetry in the 20th and 21st centuries

Publications
  • Sally Ball. Wreck Me. (2013).
  • Sally Ball. Annus Mirabilis. (2005).
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 580Practicum
ENG 584Internship
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 287Beginning Workshop Poetry
ENG 580Practicum
ENG 584Internship
ENG 593Applied Project
ENG 665Creative Methods
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 287Beginning Workshop Poetry
ENG 539Studies Mod/Postmod Lit/Theory
ENG 580Practicum
ENG 584Internship
ENG 593Applied Project
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 580Practicum
ENG 584Internship
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 387Intermediate Workshop Poetry
ENG 580Practicum
ENG 584Internship
ENG 665Creative Methods
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 287Beginning Workshop Poetry
ENG 539Studies Mod/Postmod Lit/Theory
ENG 580Practicum
ENG 584Internship
ENG 593Applied Project
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 580Practicum
ENG 584Internship
ENG 598Special Topics
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 287Beginning Workshop Poetry
ENG 457Studies in American Poetry
ENG 580Practicum
ENG 584Internship
ENG 593Applied Project
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 478Studies in Modernism
ENG 580Practicum
ENG 584Internship
ENG 594Conference and Workshop
Fall 2012
Course NumberCourse Title
ENG 287Beginning Workshop Poetry
ENG 498Pro-Seminar
ENG 580Practicum
ENG 584Internship
ENG 593Applied Project
Editorships

Associate Director, Four Way Books

Service

Faculty Honors Advisor for Creative Writing, Barrett, the Honors College, ASU.