Current Faculty

V. Joshua Adams

V. Joshua Adams

Visiting Assistant Professor

Poetry and poetics; Literature and philosophy; Modernism


Office hours and location
502-852-1720

English Professor David Anderson

David Anderson

Associate Professor

African American Literature; American literature; Poetry


Office hours and location
502-852-3050

English Professor S. Matthew Biberman

S. Matthew Biberman 

Professor

Literary theory; Creative writing; Early modern English literature


Office hours and location
502-852-3052

 

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Dale B. Billingsley

Professor 

Renaissance literature; Science and literature; History of print


Office hours and location
502-852-5209

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Beth Boehm

Professor & Executive Vice President and University Provost

Postmodern narrative; Narrative theory; Rhetorical analysis


Office hours and location
502-852-3975

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Karen Chandler

Associate Professor

American literature; African American literature; Children's and YA literature


Office hours and location
502-852-5568

Amy Clukey

Amy Clukey

Associate Professor & English Honors Advisor 

Global modernism; Southern studies; Irish studies


Office hours and location
502-852-2187

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Joan D'Antoni

Term Instructor

Composition


Office hours and location
502-852-6857

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Julia Dietrich

Professor

Medieval rhetoric; Argumentation; Rhetorical epistemology


Office hours and location
502-852-2245

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Alan Golding

Professor

American poetry; The avant-garde; Poetry and politics


Office hours and location
502-852-5918

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Susan M. Griffin

Professor & University Distinguished Scholar

The 19th-century novel; Henry James; Visual culture 


Office hours and location
502-852-0507

Paul Griner

Paul Griner

Professor

Creative writing; Fiction (novel and short story); Creative non-fiction


Office hours and location
502-852-3053

Dale Hachten

Dale Hachten 

Term Instructor

Composition


Office hours and location
502-852-5583

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Karen Hadley

Associate Professor

Romantic literature; British women writers; Critical and literary theory


Office hours and location
502-852-3047

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Bruce Horner 

Professor & Endowed Chair in Rhetoric and Composition

Language difference; Literacy; Labor


Office hours and location
502-852-2185

Tim Johnson

Timothy Johnson

Assistant Professor

Organizational rhetoric; Rhetoric of economics; Archives


Office hours and location
502-852-1687

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Frank Kelderman

Assistant Professor

Native American studies; 19th-century American literature and culture; American studies


Office hours and location
502-852-0509

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Karen Kopelson

Associate Professor & University Distinguished Teaching Professor

Rhetoric of health and medicine; Writing studies and pedagogy; Queer theory and cultural studies


Office hours and location
502-852-0508

Deborah Lutz

Deborah Lutz

Professor & Morton Endowed Chair

Victorian Literature; Material culture; The Brontës


Office hours and location
502-852-3057

Frances McDonald

Frances McDonald

Assistant Professor

20th- and 21st-century American literature and culture; Film; Digital humanities


Office hours and location
502-852-0986

Mark Mattes

Assistant Professor (Term)

American literature to 1900; African American and Native American literature; Early American studies


Office hours and location
502-852-6590

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Kristi Maxwell

Assistant Professor

Creative writing; Poetry


Office hours and location
502-852-0504

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Robin Lee Mozer

Visiting Assistant Professor & Undergraduate Major Advisor

Creative writing; Lyric essay; Short nonfiction


Office hours and location
502-852-4647

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Andrea Olinger

Assistant Professor

Disciplinary writing; Composition and literacy; Qualitative research and discourse analysis  


Office hours and location
502-852-3051

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Ranen Omer-Sherman

Professor

Graphic novels; Ethnic American literature; Middle Eastern literature


Office hours and location
502-852-6842

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Kiki Petrosino

Associate Professor & Director of Creative Writing

Creative writing; Poetry; Women in literature


Office hours and location
502-852-2186

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Andrew Rabin

Professor & Department Vice Chair

Old English; Anglo-Saxon; Literature and law


Office hours and location
502-852-1722

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Glynis Ridley

Professor & Department Chair

18th-century studies; Animal studies; Garden history


Office hours and location
502-852-6803

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Mary I. Rosner

Associate Professor

Rhetoric; Victorian studies; Writing center theories and practices


Office hours and location
502-852-7158

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Susan Ryan

Professor

19th-century American literature and culture; Print culture studies


Office hours and location
502-852-5920

Stephen Schneider

Stephen Schneider

Associate Professor

Social movement rhetorics; Education and social change; African American rhetoric


Office hours and location
502-852-2188

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Mary P. Sheridan

Professor

Digital media; Writing studies and community literacy; Gender studies


Office hours and location
502-852-1750

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Steve Smith

Term Instructor

Learner autonomy; Peer review; Writing-about-writing


Office hours and location
502-852-4742

Hristomir A. Stanev

Hristomir Stanev 

Associate Professor & Director of Undergraduate Studies

16th- and 17th-century British drama; Shakespeare; Dramatic production 


Office hours and location
502-852-3048

Ian Stansel

Ian Stansel

Assistant Professor

Creative writing (short fiction, novella, creative nonfiction); The American novel


Office hours and location
502-852-5921

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Sarah Anne Strickley

Faculty Editor, Miracle Monocle 

Creative writing, Short Fiction, The novel 


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Denise Tanner

Term Instructor

Business writing; Composition


Office hours and location
502-637-6332

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Joseph Turner

Assistant Professor & Director of Graduate Studies

Rhetorical history; Medieval studies; Classics


Office hours and location
502-852-3055

Ann E. Willey

Ann Elizabeth Willey 

Professor & Director of Composition

Sub-saharan African literature in French and English; Indigenous-language literatures; Postcolonial theory


Office hours and location
502-852-0510

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Bronwyn T. Williams

Professor & Director of the Writing Center

Literacy and identity; Digital media; Popular culture


Office hours and location
502-852-2173

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Elaine O. Wise

Assistant Professor

Medieval literature and culture; Interdisciplinary theory in the humanities


Office hours and location
502-852-7149