Professor and author to be interviewed on 1620 AM radio

Anthony Grooms‚ professor of creative writing at Kennesaw State University‚ will be interviewed…

Georgia (Nov 4, 2005) — Professor and author to be interviewed on 1620 AM radio

Stacey Moore

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Contact: Frances Weyand‚ 404−423−6203 or fweyand@kennesaw.edu

Anthony Grooms‚ professor of creative writing at Kennesaw State University‚ will be interviewed live on “Following Your Passion” Tuesday‚ Nov. 8‚ from 8 to 9 p.m. on radio station 1620 AM (www.radiosandysprings.com).

Grooms‚ who has taught at Kennesaw State for seven years‚ has written several books‚ including a collection of short stories‚ “Trouble No More.” The second edition will be published by the new KSU Press early next year. The book is also on The Georgia 2005 Top 25 Reading List‚ which is compiled by the Georgia Center for the Book.

Although the subject matter of his work varies‚ most of Grooms’ writing deals with the American civil rights movement of the 1960s in the South.

Dr. Laura Dabundo of the KSU Press will hostthe showwhile the regular emcee‚ Bernard Kearse‚ is out of town.


 

A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State University offers more than 150 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degrees to its approximately 41,000 students. With 11 colleges on two metro Atlanta campuses, Kennesaw State is a member of the University System of Georgia and the third-largest university in the state. The university’s vibrant campus culture, diverse population, strong global ties and entrepreneurial spirit draw students from throughout the region and from 92 countries across the globe. Kennesaw State is a Carnegie-designated doctoral research institution (R2), placing it among an elite group of only 6 percent of U.S. colleges and universities with an R1 or R2 status, and one of the 50 largest public institutions in the country. For more information, visit kennesaw.edu

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