Faculty

Delores Phillips
Graduate Program Director

Postcolonial literature and theory; Food studies; Waste studies.

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Erica Paredes
Program Support and Graduate Technician
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Bridget Anderson

Acoustic Phonetics, Sociolinguistics, American Englishes, Appalachian Englishes, Southern Englishes, Forensic Linguistics

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Kristi Murray Costello

Writing Program Administration, Writing Center Studies, Writing Across the Curriculum, Writing in the Disciplines, Composition History and Pedagogy, Feminist Pedagogy, Emotional Labor, and Creative Nonfiction

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Eric L. De Barros

Shakespeare Studies, Early Modern Educational Theory and Practice, Early Modern Race Studies, Pro-Feminist Masculinity Studies, Personal/Presentist Historicism

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Staci Defibaugh
Discourse analysis; Applied linguistics; Medical discourse
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Kevin DePew

Writing pedagogy, Online literacy education, Linguistic diversity, Social justice

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Michelle Fowler-Amato

Critical Approaches to English Education, Literacy Studies, Teacher Inquiry, Educational Equity

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Luisa A. Igloria

Creative Writing; Poetry; Nonfiction; Contemporary American Poetry; Asian American Literature; Postcolonial Literature; Women Writers; Filipino and Filipino American Literature

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Edward Jacobs
British literature; Literary theory; Textual scholarship
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Rosaleen Keefe

18th Century rhetorical theory, pedagogy, philosophy of language; Archival work and archival theory; Rhetorics of archives; Feminist rhetorical theory; 18th and 19th century women writers and philosophers

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Benjamín Naka-Hasebe Kingsley

Creative writing; poetry

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Margaret Konkol
Digital humanities; Poetry & poetics; Environmental humanities; Book history
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Amy Lindstrom
Linguistics; Grammatical patterning; Discourse-mediated language change
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Drew Lopenzina

Early American literature; Nineteenth Century American Literature; Native American literature; Archival Theory and Research

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John McManus

Creative writing--fiction; contemporary world literature; narrative design

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David Metzger
Rhetorical theory (classical. biblical, rabbinic, modern), Jewish studies, Critical theory, Psychoanalysis, Rhetoric and historiography (medievalism)
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Kevin Moberly
Rhetoric; Digital media; Game studies
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Manuela Mourão
Victorian literature and culture; 19thC British and world literature; Critical theory; Comparative literature
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Ruth Osorio

Disability Studies, Activist Rhetoric, Feminist and Queer Rhetorical Methodologies

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Marc A. Ouellette
Gender, sex, and sexuality in contemporary popular culture; Game studies
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Louise Wetherbee Phelps

History, theory, and disciplinarity identity of rhetoric and composition/writing studies. Writing program administration. Lifespan literacy/age studies and cross-generational relations.

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Alison Reed

African American literature; Critical race & ethnic studies; Black feminist thought; Queer theory; Critical prison studies; Abolition feminism and the Black radical tradition; Prison abolition and arts activism

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Sheri Reynolds
English Department Chair

Fiction, southern fiction, lesbian literature, contemporary american literature

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Daniel Richards
Technical and professional writing; Writing pedagogy; Rhetorical theory, Visual risk communication
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Julia Romberger

Visual rhetoric and document design; Management writing; Technical writing; Digital writing

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Jeremy Saks

Digital journalism, Content analysis, Media effects, and Psychology

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Kent Wascom

Creative Writing: Novel, Short Story, Feature Essay; Literature: Southern Literature, Latin American Literature, Japanese Literature, Weird Fiction, Science Fiction, Horror Fiction; Research: History, Culture, and Ecology of the American Gulf Coast, Gaming and Economics in Early Modern Europe, Climate Change 

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Alla Zareva
Applied linguistics; Corpus-based research; Lexical studies; Oral academic genre analysis
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