Faculty and Staff of the English Department

Full-time Faculty:

Dr. Cheryl Blake Price

Chair, Associate Professor

(256) 765-4488
115 Willingham
cprice7@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: 18th and 19th Century British Literature, Crime Fiction, Literature and Science, Ecocriticism, and Literature and Medicine.

Dr. Nancy Atkinson

Professor

119 Willingham
(256) 765-4491
neatkinson@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Medieval and Renaissance Literature, The Bible as Literature, Anglo-Saxon and medieval saint stories, sermon literature, Gay and Lesbian literature, Women's studies.

Mr. Sidney Blaylock

Lecturer

221 Willingham Hall

(256) 765-4251

Teaching fields: Rhetoric and Composition, Film, Afrofuturism, African American Literature, Science Fiction, Video Game Studies and Black Studies.

Dr. Vince Brewton

Dean of the Honors College

Lafayette G3
(256) 765-5005
vjbrewton@una.edu


Daryl

Mr. Daryl Brown

Professor

227 Willingham
(256) 765-4494
dwbrown@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Genres in Fiction, Advanced Creative Writing: Poetry and Creative Nonfiction, Advanced Creative Writing: Fiction and Drama, Protest Writing and Dissent

Anissa

Ms. Anissa Graham

Senior Lecturer

208 Willingham
256-765-4496
amgraham@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Composition and Literature. Popular Culture, especially film, television, comic books, and music.

Dr. Erin Fitzgerald

Assistant Professor

215 Willingham

(256) 765-4790

Research and Teaching Fields: Rhetoric of Health and Medicine, STEM Writing, Technical and Professional Writing, Ethics of Care, Rhetorical Theory, Genre Theory, Gender and Identity Studies, and Writing Studies

Latasha

Ms. Latasha Howell

Senior Lecturer

003 Willingham
(256) 765-5062
lahowell@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Composition, American Literature, and World Literature

Ms. Felicia Jones

Lecturer

216 Wilingham

(256) 765-4498

fjones3@una.edu

Pam

Ms. Pam Kingsbury

Senior Lecturer

217 Willingham
(256) 765-4890
pjkingsbury@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Creative Writing; Contemporary American Literature

Kelly

Dr. Kelly Latchaw

Assistant Professor

225 Willingham
(256) 765-4492
kllatchaw@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Cultural Studies and Linguistics

Nick

Dr. Nick Mauriello

Professor, Coordinator of the MA in Writing Program

223 Willingham
(256) 765-4499
nmauriello@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Multimodal Writing, Rhetorical Theory, Applied Linguistics, and Writing Centers and WID

Mr. Jason McCall

Assistant Professor

(256) 765-4889
219 Willingham
jmccall2@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Creative Writing Poetry

Mr. Stephen Melvin

Senior Lecturer

015 Willingham
(256) 765-4187
sgmelvin@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields:
Composition and Literature. Literature and Films of the 1970s; When Animals Attack Fiction; Conspiracy Theory Narratives.

Dr. Katie Owens-Murphy

Associate Professor, Coordinator of the MA in English Program

(256) 765-4893
110 Willingham
kowensmurphy@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: American literature, theories of lyric and narrative, prison literature

Alaina Reid

Ms. Alaina Patterson Reid

Senior Lecturer

(256) 765-5061
002 Willingham
ampatterson1@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Composition Rhetoric; English as a Second Language; 18th and 19th Century British Literature; World Literature; Women’s Studies

Dr. Jason Price

Assistant Professor, Assistant Chair

(256) 765-4104
112 Willingham
jprice7@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: 20th and 21st Century British and Anglophone Literature

Christa

Ms. Christa Raney

Senior Lecturer

(256) 765-4490
206 Willingham
chraney@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Composition and Literature

Dr. Marie Taylor

Assistant Professor

(256) 765-4298
117 Willingham
mtaylor18@una.edu
Research and Teaching fields: Early American Literature, Native American Literature, 17th and 18th Century Transatlantic Literature

Brenna

Dr. Brenna Wardell

Associate Professor

(256) 765-5752
108 Willingham
kwardell@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Film and Literature

Dr. Tammy Winner

Professor, Writing Internship Coordinator and Program Coordinator for Preparing Future Faculty

(256) 660-9026
212 Willingham
twinner@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Technical Writing and Editing, Professional Writing, Rhetoric, Composition and Internship Supervision

Dr. Karla Zelaya

Assistant Professor

(256) 765-4678
210 Willingham
kzelaya@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Contemporary Black Literature, Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Black Literature, Black Atlantic Literature (Afro-Latinx and Caribbean literature)

Senior Administrative Assistant

Ms. Dana Burbank

Senior Administrative Assistant

(256) 765-4238
English Department Office
Willingham 113
dmburbank@una.edu

Graduate Assistants:

Caroline Hughes

(256) 765-5040
Willingham 012

chughes5@una.edu

Dani Whisonant

(256) 765-5040

Willingham 012

lwhisonant@una.edu

Karoline Xavier

(256) 765-5040

Willingham 012

ktorresnevesxavier@una.edu

Adjunct and Affiliated Faculty:

Dr. Cynthia Burkhead

 (256) 765-4790

caburkhead@una.edu
Research and Teaching Fields: Film studies, Television studies, Folklore, American literature

Dr. Sarah Carpenter

(256) 765-4158

Willingham 013

sgsmith@una.edu

Tabitha Collier

thcollier@una.edu

Sarah Cox

secox@una.edu

Melinda Duncan

maduncan@una.edu

Chris Farris

cfarris2@una.edu

Carl Franks

(256) 765-5042

Willingham 014

cfranks4@una.edu

Jessica Fuller

Cherokee High School

jfuller@una.edu

Ashley Garcia

agarcia3@una.edu

Lee Hall

(256) 765-4158

Willingham 013

kgboaz@una.edu

Katie Hallemeier

kpace@una.edu

Ryan Huntley

(256) 765-5042

Willingham 014

rhuntley@una.edu

Laura James

lljames@una.edu

Dr. Matthew Price

(256) 765-5949

209 Collier Library

mprice2@una.edu

Dr. Kat Richards

(256) 765-6015

Commons 220

karichards@una.edu

Katlyn Sutton

ksutton4@una.edu

Katie Todd

ktodd1@una.edu

Jana Willingham

jcwillingham1@una.edu