Professor Nels Highberg Published in Brevity

January 24, 2022
Submitted By: Beth Rich

Nels P. Highberg, Professor of English and Modern Languages, published “This Is the Room Where” in the Jan. 2022 issue of Brevity.

This online journal (full nameBrevity: A Journal of Concise Literary Nonfiction) is the premier publisher of flash nonfiction; essays are limited to 750 words.

In 2021, Brevity drew more than 13,000 unique visitors per month, and the Brevity blog reaches approximately 51,000. Many of Brevity’s essays are anthologized and reprinted in other top venues including Creative Nonfiction, Fourth Genre, Utne Reader, the Short Takes anthology, and the Best Creative Nonfiction anthology.

Professor Highberg received an Artistic Excellence Award from the State of Connecticut in 2020, and his work has also been published in DuendeIntima: A Journal of Narrative Medicine, and After the Art.

You can read the essay at the link below.