Current Students


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

Lucia Iglesias standing in front of a lake.
Graduate Teaching Assistant

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

Korbin Scott Jones' profile picture. Korbin wears a grey t-shirt under a black button-up and looks to the right of the camera.
Graduate Teaching Assistant

lyrical poetry, narrative poetry, fabulism, magical realism, translation, gender and sexuality, folklore, trauma, postcolonialism, indigenous studies, multimodal rhetoric, and Latin America

A profile photograph of Logan Jorgenson in a red shirt smiling at the camera.
Graduate Teaching Assistant

Creative Writing, Religion in Literature, and Adaptation Studies

Kim Kankiewicz profile photo; she looks into the camera and smiles.
Graduate Teaching Assistant

Narrative nonfiction, fiction, 20th-century U.S. literature, gender and technology

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

Profile photo of Melah Perez holding a tan and white dog in her arms.
Graduate Teaching Assistant

contemporary and confessional poetry, literary memoir, gender studies, body diversity

Kyle Teller wearing glasses looks into camera
Instructor of Record

Research Areas: creative writing, cultural studies, and adult learning theory

Lesley Wheeler
Graduate Teaching Assistant

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

Profile photo of Brendan Williams-Childs looking into the camera. Brenda wears a white shirt.
Graduate Teaching Assistant

creative writing, queer fiction, modernism, speculative fiction, translation

Graduate Teaching Assistant

20th and 21st century poetry and poetics, (bio)semiotics, ecocriticism


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