Bob's essay "Poor White" (RIVER TEETH, Spring 2011) was listed among "Other Notable Essays " in the 2012 BEST AMERICAN ESSAYS anthology
2012 Nonfiction Now Conference, Melbourne, Australia
Bob will chair a panel on the legacy of James Agee's classic LET US NOW PRAISE FAMOUS MEN
Cowser Wins Teaching Award, Gives "Last Lecture"
Click Above to Read Lecture to SLU Class of 2012 Published in HUFFINGTON POST
Bob and his books at the SOKY Book Fest
Bob signed at The Looking Glass Coffee and Curiousities at 215 S. Lindell Street in Martin, TN from 1-3 in the afternoon on Saturday, April 2.
Bob Reading at the Colgate Bookstore
Bob was again a resident at the Vermont Studio Center in May of 2009
Maverick Writing Studios a the Vermont Studio Center
Bob and his family spent the spring semester 2008 in Rouen, France while he taught in SLU's abroad program there-- courses in travel writing and expatriate American literature.