Dr. Jane Carman

Interim Co-Director - Publications Unit
David Foster Wallace Conference, Founder/Director
  • CURRENT COURSES
  • TEACHING INTERESTS
    • Creative Writing/Innovative Writing
    • Hybrid Writing 
    • Publishing Studies           
    • Genre(less) Studies
    • Fiction
    • Poetry
    • Creative Nonfiction
    • Contemporary Experimental Literature
    • Contemporary American Literature
    • Gender in Literature
    • Composition
  • RESEARCH INTERESTS
    • Contemporary innovative American literature
    • Multi-genre and blurred-genre texts
    • The future of literature
    • Creative writing/innovative writing pedagogy
    • Publishers? influences on reading, writing, and creativity
    • Classroom community, collaborative learning, motivation, and student success
    • Gender in literature and publishing
    • Class/status and creativity
    • Intersections between the pedagogies of composition/rhetoric and creative writing
    • Culture and the production of literature
    • Writing groups/community writing service
  • BA English - Creative Writing
  • Western Illinois University
  • Macomb, Illinois
  • MS Creative Writing
  • Illinois State University
  • Normal, Illinois
  • MS English Studies
  • Illinois State University
  • Normal, Illinois
  • Ph D English Studies
  • Illinois State University
  • Normal, Illinois