Faculty

Thomas Anderson


Anderson, Thomas

tpa14@msstate.edu

210 Howell Hall


Associate Professor

Ph.D., Vanderbilt University
Shakespeare; Critical Theory

Ted Atkinson

Atkinson, Ted

tba34@msstate.edu

205 Howell Hall


Associate Professor
Interim Editor of The Mississippi Quarterly

Ph.D., Louisiana State University
Southern Literature, Faulkner
Gregory Bentley

Bentley, Gregory

gwb@english.msstate.edu

202 Howell Hall


Associate Professor

Ph.D., Univ. of California, Davis
Renaissance Literature, Drama
Shalyn Claggett

Claggett, Shalyn

src173@msstate.edu

204 Howell Hall


Associate Professor

Ph.D.,Vanderbilt University
Victorian Literature
Patrick Creevy

Creevy, Patrick

patrick@english.msstate.edu

211 Howell Hall


Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., Harvard Univ.
Nineteenth Century British Literature
Peter Degabriele

DeGabriele, Peter

pgd23@msstate.edu

207 Howell Hall


Assistant Professor

Ph.D., SUNY at Buffalo
Eighteenth Century Literature
Lara Dodds

Dodds, Lara

ld214@msstate.edu

208 Howell Hall


Associate Professor
Director of Graduate Studies

Ph.D., Brown University
Renaissance Literature, Milton
Lyn Fogle

Fogle, Lyn

ewf30@msstate.edu

207 Howell Hall


Assistant Professor


Director of TESOL

Ph.D., Georgetown University
Linguistics, TESOL
Becky Hagenston

Hagenston, Becky

bh133@ra.msstate.edu

201 Howell Hall

Associate Professor
Editor of Jabberwock Review
Professional webpage:
www.BeckyHagenston.com


M.F.A., Univ. of Arizona
Creative Writing, Fiction
Shirley Hanshaw

Hanshaw, Shirley

sh449@msstate.edu

127 Howell Hall


Associate Professor

Ph.D., University of Mississippi
African American Literature;
Technical Writing
Wendy Herd

Herd, Wendy

wjh159@msstate.edu

214 Howell Hall


Assistant Professor

Ph.D., University of Kansas
Linguistics
Holly Johnson

Johnson, Holly

hj71@msstate.edu

201 Howell Hall


Associate Professor

Ph.D., Univ. of North Carolina (Chapel Hill)
Old and Middle English Literature
Michaell Kardos

Kardos, Michael

mpk36@msstate.edu

203 Howell Hall

Associate Professor
Co-Director of Creative Writing
Professional webpage:
www.michaelkardos.com


Ph.D., University of Missouri
Creative Writing, Fiction
Stacy Kastner

Kastner, Stacy

smk318@msstate.edu

Howell Hall


Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Bowling Green State University
Rhetoric & Writing
Matthew Little

Little, Matthew

littmatt@ra.msstate.edu

213 Howell Hall


Associate Professor

Ph.D., Univ. of Chicago
American Literature; Legal Writing
Rich Lyons

Lyons, Richard

rjl@ra.msstate.edu

211 Howell Hall


Professor

Ph.D., Univ. of Houston
Creative Writing, Poetry
Amy Mallory-Kani

Mallory-Kani, Ami

amallory-kani@albany.edu




Assistant Professor
(joining us fall 2014)

Ph. D. Univ. of Albany (SUNY)
British Romantic Poetry and Prose
Kelly Marsh

Marsh, Kelly

kmarsh@english.msstate.edu

214 Howell Hall


Associate Professor

Ph.D., Penn. State Univ.
Twentieth Century British Literature
Bonnie O'Neill

O'Neill, Bonnie

bco20@msstate.edu

210 Howell Hall


Assistant Professor

Ph.D., Washington University
American Literature Before 1900
Catherine Pierce

Pierce, Catherine

cp341@msstate.edu

203 Howell Hall

Associate Professor
Co-Director of Creative Writing


Ph.D., University of Missouri
Creative Writing, Poetry
Ginger Pizer

Pizer, Ginger

gbp31@msstate.edu 

209 Howell Hall


Assistant Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Linguistics
Rich Raymond

Raymond, Rich

rraymond@english.msstate.edu

100 Howell Hall

Professor
Head of the Department of English
Professional webpage:
http://www2.msstate.edu/~rr165/
Blog:
http://reflectionsonkosovo.wordpress.com


Ph.D., Miami University
Eighteenth Century Literature,
Rhetoric and Composition Theory
Donald Shaffer

Shaffer, Donald

ds649@msstate.edu

205 Howell Hall


Assistant Professor
Jointly appointed to the
African American Studies Program


Ph.D., Univ. of Chicago
African-American Literature
Andrea Spain

Spain, Andrea

aspain@english.msstate.edu

204 Howell Hall


Assistant Professor

Ph.D., SUNY at Buffalo
Postcolonial Literature and Theory

Eric Vivier

Vivier, Eric

vivier@wisc.edu


Assistant Professor
(joining us fall 2014)
Joint appointment with the Shackouls Honors College

Ph.D. Univ. of Wisconson, Madison
Robert West

West, Robert

rmw107@ra.msstate.edu

213 Howell Hall


Associate Professor

Ph.D., Univ. of North Carolina (Chapel Hill)
Twentieth Century British
and American Literature