401 W. Kennedy Blvd.
Tampa, FL 33606
1977 Drake University, B.A.
1979 Drake University, M.A.
1985 University of Florida, Ph.D.
Career Specialties: Donald Morrill is the author of four books of nonfiction, Impetuous Sleeper, The Untouched Minutes (River Teeth Nonfiction Prize), Sounding for Cool (American Library Association/AAUP “Best of the Presses” Award) and A Stranger’s Neighborhood. He is also the author of three volumes of poetry, Awaiting Your Impossibilities, With Your Back to Half the Day and At the Bottom of the Sky.
Professional and Community Activities:
Honors and Awards: Florida Book Award Silver Medal for Poetry
River Teeth Nonfiction Prize
Anne Halley Poetry Prize, The Massachusetts Review
Mid-List First Series Award
Emerging Writers of Creative Nonfiction Award, Duquesne University Press
Writer's Voice Community Residency Award
The Missouri Review Editors' Prize for Nonfiction
Louise Loy Hunter Outstanding Faculty Award
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Outstanding Scholarship Award
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Teaching Award