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State book awards include faculty work

Professor Scott Elliott. Photo by Hayley Turner.

James Kennedy

October 9, 2014

Whitman Professor Scott Elliott's 2013 novel, "Temple Grove," has become a finalist in the Washington State Book Awards for fiction. The winner of the award will be announced in Seattle on Oct. 10, and the competition includes "We Live in Water" by Jess Walters, author of the New York Times best seller...

Faculty Members Pursue Creative Projects

Faculty Members Pursue Creative Projects

Ritti Singh

September 19, 2013

When they're not teaching classes, a number of Whitman College faculty members work on their own creative projects. Balancing the roles of teacher and artist can be quite the challenge. Novelist and Associate Professor of English Scott Elliott finds that he is able to do most of his writing in the summer and wh...

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