Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Sonya Huber  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction

Born: Janurary 30, 1971 in Evergreen Park, Illinois

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Illinois Connection

She was born in Evergreen Park, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Sonya Huber is a writer, educator. She is an assistant professor at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia and a professor at Ashland University, in Ashland, Ohio.


StorySouth's Million Writers Award for notable story in 2004

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Selected Titles At Your Library

Opa Nobody
ISBN: 9780803243620. OCLC Number: 213056842

University of Nebraska Press,. .

It had come to this: breastfeeding her screaming three-month-old while sitting on the cigarette-scarred floor of a union hall, lying to her husband so she could attend yet another activist meeting, and otherwise actively self-destructing. Then Sonya Huber turned to her long-dead grandfather, the family?nobody,? for help.

The backwards research guide for writers :
ISBN: 1845534425. OCLC Number: 838124281

Equinox Pub.,. .

Developed with input from college student writers, The ""Backwards"" Research Guide for Writers is relevant as a text for undergraduate and postgraduate courses in composition, creative nonfiction, literary journalism, and feature writing as well as for working journalists and other writers seeking a new way of approaching a writing project.