Watkins, Steve

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WATKINS, Steve. American, b. 1954. Genres: Writing/Journalism, Cultural/ Ethnic topics. Career: Pelouze Scale Co., Evanston, IL, assembly line worker, 1972; New Hanover Memorial Hospital, Wilmington, NC, nurses' aide, 1974-75; Florida Flambeau, Tallahassee, FL, writer, 1975-76, associate editor, 1977-78, editor, 1978-80; teacher at a child care center in Leon County, FL, 1981; Tallahassee Democrat, assistant news editor, 198182, assistant features editor, 1982-83, arts and features writer, 1983; Therapeutic Concepts Inc., Tallahassee, writer and editor, 1988; Red Letter Editorial Consultants, Tallahassee, writer and editor, 1988; Mary Washington College, Fredericksburg, VA, assistant professor, 1990-96, associate professor of English, 1996-. Publications: The Black O: Racism and Redemption in an American Corporate Empire, 1997. Work represented in anthologies. Contributor of articles, stories, poems, and reviews to magazines. Address: Department of English Linguistics and Speech, Mary Washington College, Fredericksburg, VA 22401, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]