Department of English at Illinois State University

English Department Faculty and Staff


Nancy McKinney

Assistant Director of the Writing Program

Office Address: STV 133 B
Office Phone: (309) 438-3396
Office Hours: MWF 12-12:30 & TR 1-2
Email: Contact Nancy McKinney (nemckin)
Website: Visit Nancy McKinney’s Website
Teaching Schedule:
Course NumberSectionCourse NameTimeRoom NumberCourse Links
ENG101.101Composition as Critical Inquiry MTWRF 11:00 - 11:50STV 0250
Teaching Interests:
First Year Composition
20th Century American and British Literature
17th Century Poetry
Research Interests:
Midwestern Regional Literature, and Irish Studies
Education:
Graduate work at Southern Illinois University Carbondale 1997-2006
M.A., English, University of Illinois Springfield 1997
B.A., English, University of Illinois Springfield 1995
A.A., Literature, Lincoln Land Community College, Springfield, IL,  1989
Selected Publications:
“Life in Prairie Land: Eliza Farnham’s Transcendentalist Text” Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism Volume 224 Ed. Kathy D. Darrow. Gale. 2010. (Reprint).

“Eliza W. Farnham.” Early American Nature

Writers
. Ed. Daniel Patterson. Greenwood, 2007.
 
“Life in Prairie Land: Eliza Farnham’s Transcendentalist Text.” MidAmerica 25, 1998.
 
“Eliza Farnham and the Prairie.” Midwestern Miscellany 26, Fall 1998.

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