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    Meet ec newman, YA Author and TU English Alum

    One of the things I love about being new to Taylor’s English department is that I get to discover the diverse and excellent work that program alumni have undertaken. I recently met ec newman, a teacher and Young Adult author whose novel Phase just debuted from Etopia Press. In this interview, she talks about her time at Taylor, what draws her to YA stories, and the process of publication from acceptance to editing to seeing her book go out into the world. Prof. Bowman: Tell us about yourself. ec: I’m from everywhere. I’m serious. Dad was a Navy lawyer for the first 15 years of my life, so I lived…