Professor, English & Communications
Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin, 1985
M.A., The University of Houston, 1979
B.A., The University of Houston, 1976
ENGL 461: American Literary Survey
ENGL 490: Senior Seminar: Autobiography
ENGL 250: Introduction to Literature
Editor of Robert Penn Warren Studies
Member of the Robert Penn Warren Circle
American Literature, Robert Penn Warren Creative Writing: Poetry and Essays
"Black-and-white Warbler (Mniotilta varia)" (essay). The Mind’s Eye: A Liberal Arts Journal (2015): 70-94.
“Left with Lincoln: The Lessons of John Brown and the Civil War for Barack Obama and the 21st Century.” The Mind’s Eye: A Liberal Arts Journal (Fall 2009): 35-51.