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Graduate Research Assistant

Creative writing, spoken word, autobiographical poetry, story-telling 

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Creative writing, ritual and religiosity, the occult, cultural identity, and folklore 

 

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Speculative fiction, creative writing, gender studies, and postcolonial studies

Postmodern American fiction and poetry, globalization and literature, and ecocriticism

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Poetry and literature of the desert southwest

Graduate Teaching Assistant

speculative fiction, fabulism, fairytales, Icelandic sagas, Scandinavian folklore, and Norse mythology

Graduate Teaching Assistant

20th and 21st century poetry and poetics, the avant-garde, innovative/experimental writing, aural/eco/dispersive poetics, water, the sentence, the phrase, landscape, romanticism and dark romanticism, modernism and postmodernism, and American and British literature

Lesley Wheeler
Graduate Teaching Assistant

Contemporary poetry, intersection of text and image, and research poetics

Graduate Teaching Assistant

20th century and contemporary poetry, film studies, science fiction, gender studies, Scandinavian literature, and translation


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