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English Faculty

Friday, September 22, 2017

Mark Barnes
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Office: A Building, Room 111
Phone: (501) 812-2841

Education
M.A. English with focus on Writing Studies (University of Illinois); B.A. English (University of South Florida)

Professional Associations
AATYC, AWP, TYCA-SW

Courses Taught
Composition I (ENGL 1311), Composition II (ENGL 1312), Composition II Themes: Comics (ENGL 1312), World Literature Beginnings to 1650 (ENGL 2337), World Literature 1650 to Present (ENGL 2338)


Matthew Chase
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Office: A Building, Room 111
Phone:  (501) 812-2346

Education
M.A. English Language and Literature (University of New Hampshire); B.A. English (University of Central Arkansas)

Professional Associations
AATYC, AWP, TYCA-SW

Courses Taught
Composition I (ENGL 1311), Composition II (ENGL 1312), World Literature Beginnings to 1650 (ENGL 2337), World Literature 1650 to Present (ENGL 2338), American Literature 1865 to Present (ENGL 2336)


Joey Cole, Dean of Fine Arts and Humanities
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Phone: (501) 812-2243
Office: A Building, Room 111

Education
M.F.A. Poetry (Louisiana State University); B.A. English (University of Arkansas at Little Rock)

Professional Associations
AATYC, AWP, CCCC, NCTE, TYCA-SW

Courses Taught
Composition I (ENGL 1311), Composition II (ENGL 1312), World Literature Beginnings to 1650 (ENGL 2337), World Literature 1650 to Present (ENGL 2338), Creative Writing I (ENGL 2330), Creative Writing II (ENGL 2331), Publications I (ENGL 2289), Publications II (ENGL 2290)


Joan Dudley
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Office: West Campus
Phone: (501) 683-5240

Education
M.A. Medieval Studies (University of Arkansas); M.Ed. Montessori (Xavier University); B.A. Humanities (Hendrix College)

Professional Associations
AATYC, American Montessori Society, AWP, MLA, TYCA-SW

Courses Taught
Composition I (ENGL 1311), Composition II (ENGL 1312), World Literature Beginnings to 1650 (ENGL 2337), World Literature 1650 to Present (ENGL 2338)


Kathryn Evans
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Office: A Building, Room 111
Phone: (501) 812-2832

Education
M.A. English (University of Central Arkansas); B.A. English (University of Central Arkansas)

Professional Associations
AATYC, AWP, TYCA-SW

Courses Taught
Composition II (ENGL 1312), World Literature Beginning to 1650 (ENGL 2337)


Antonio A. Garcia
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Office: A Building, Room 111
Phone: (501)812-2338

Education
Ph.D. Comparative Literature (Princeton); B.A. English (University of California at Los Angeles)

Professional Associations
AAAG, AATYC, Association of French Teachers of America, AWP, CCCC, NCTE, TYCA-SW

Courses Taught
Composition II (ENGL 1312), World Literature Beginning to 1650 (ENGL 2337), World Literature 1650 to Present (ENGL 2338), Mythology (ENGL 2340)


Laura Govia
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Office: A Building, Room 111
Phone: (501) 812-2831

Education
M.A. Humanities and Social Thought (New York University); B.A. English (University of Arkansas at Little Rock)

Professional Associations
AAUP, AATYC, AWP, CCCC, MLA, NCTE, TYCA-SW

Courses Taught
Composition I (ENGL 1311), Composition II (ENGL 1312), World Literature 1650 to Present (ENGL 2338), English Literature 1785 to Present (ENGL 2334), World Literature Themes: Horror (ENGL 2339), World Literature Themes: Comedy (ENGL 2339)


Allen Loibner-Waitkus
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Office: A Building, Room 111, Ste E
Phone:
(501) 812-2313

Education
M.A. English (Arkansas State University); B.A. English, cum laude (University of Texas)

Professional Associations
Arkansas Scholastic Press Association, Arkansas Journalism Advisers Association, Journalism Education Association, AATYC, TYCA-SW, National Press Photographers Association, National Federation of Press Women, Arkansas Press Women, Society for News Design, Gay and Lesbian Journalism Association
American Association of University Professors--PTC chapter president

Courses Taught
Composition I (ENGL 1311), American Literature 1865-Present (ENGL 2336), Beginning Reporting (JOUR 2300), Introduction to Digital Photography (PHOT 1330), Introduction to African American Studies (HUMN 2340)


Leslie Lovenstein
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Office: A Building, Room 111
Phone: (501) 812-2377

Education
M.A. English (University of Central Arkansas); B.A. English (University of Central Arkansas)

Professional Associations
AATYC, AWP, CCCC, NCTE, TYCA-SW

Courses Taught
Composition I (ENGL 1311), Composition II (ENGL 1312), World Literature to 1650 (ENGL 2337), World Literature from 1650 to the Present (ENGL 2338), Introduction to Drama (ENGL 2390), English Skills (DEVE 0322), Composition Fundamentals (DEVE 0324)


Jonathan Purkiss, Chair
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Office: A Building, Room 111
Phone: (501) 812-2794

Education
M.A. English (University of Central Arkansas); B.A. Mass Communication (University of Central Arkansas)

Professional Associations
AATYC, AWP, CCCC, MLA, NCTE, TYCA-SW

Courses Taught
Composition I Learning Community (LINC 1001), Composition II (ENGL 1312), World Literature Beginning to 1650 (ENGL 2337), American Literature Beginning to 1865 (ENGL 2335), English Literature Beginning to 1785 (ENGL 2333), Mythology (ENGL 2340)