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literature and language professor

Lawrence Hetrick, American literature and language professor. Recipient Presidential Atlas award, Georgia Perimeter College, 1998, Gov's. award, 2002; Individual Artist Fellowship, Florida Fine Arts Council, 1979-1980, Writers Institute grant, Georgia Perimeter College, 2010. Scoutmaster Troop 477, Dunwoody, Georgia, 1999—2009; Member of Modern Language Association, Bartram Trail Conference (president 1996-1999), Southern Humanities Council.

Background

Hetrick, Lawrence was born on July 27, 1940 in Williamsburg, Virginia, United States. Son of Lawrence Andrew and Willia Mae Post Hetrick.

Education

Bachelor in English, University Florida, Gainesville, 1962. Master of Arts, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1963.

Career

Assistant professor creative writing University Florida, 1966—1986. Department chair, humanities Georgia Perimeter College, Atlanta, 1990—1997, editor, Chattahoochee review, 1997—2004, associate professor English, since 2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (poetry) Derelict Tributaries, (short story) The Mirage Weather. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Scoutmaster Troop 477, Dunwoody, Georgia, 1999—2009. Member of Modern Language Association, Bartram Trail Conference (president 1996-1999), Southern Humanities Council.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Archery, drawing, painting, banjo.

Connections

Married Tracy Allison Meister, May 10, 1986. Children: Lawrence Andrew, Wesley John, Thomas Alexander, Allison Virginia.

father:
Lawrence Andrew

mother:
Willia Mae Post Hetrick

spouse:
Tracy Allison Meister

children:
Lawrence Andrew Hetrick

Wesley John Hetrick

Thomas Alexander Hetrick

Allison Virginia Hetrick