Winthrop University: CAS Faculty Profile - Hoffman, Dustin

Name:  Dustin M. Hoffman
Title:  Associate Professor; Director of Graduate Studies in English
Education:  Ph.D., English with a Creative Writing Emphasis in Fiction, Western Michigan University
M.F.A., Creative Writing/Fiction, Bowling Green State University
B.A., English with a Creative Writing Emphasis, Western Michigan University
Office:  262 Bancroft Hall   
Phone:  803/323-2545
Area(s):  Creative Writing, Short Story, Contemporary Literature, Working-Class Literature


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Dustin M. Hoffman teaches creative writing and literature at Winthrop University. His story collection One Hundred-Knuckled Fist won the 2015 Prairie Schooner Book Prize and was named a Michigan Notable Book. He spent ten years painting houses in Michigan before getting his M.F.A. in fiction from Bowling Green State University and his Ph.D. in creative writing from Western Michigan University. Over sixty of his stories have appeared in magazines, including Black Warrior Review, Saturday Evening Post, Smokeling QuarterlyThe Adroit JournalWitness, and TheThreepenny Review. He is currently working on a novel about prison labor in the 1890s and is always revising more stories. 

Last updated by rayj 08/01/2019

Last Updated: 8/11/22