Ian William Adam (AEF)
Professor Emeritus, English

University of Calgary

English, Canada, literary criticism, creative writing


Jonis Agee (F)
Professor

UNL

Fiction, creative nonfiction, American Literature


Blake Allmendinger (AF)
Professor, English

UCLA

Literature of the American West


Eric Anderson (AF)
Associate Professor, English

George Mason University

Native American Literature, indigenous studies


Katherine Bahr (AF)
Professor, English and Humanities

Chadron State

Mari Sandoz, Native Americans, Cuny Table


Stephen Behrendt (F)
George Holmes Distinguished Professor

UNL

British Romanticism


Susanne Bloomfield (F)
Professor

UNK

Western American
literature


Gail Bowen (AEF)
Associate Professor Emerita, English

Saskatchewan Indian Federated College

Crime writer


Paul Christensen (AF)
Professor, English

Texas A&M

20th century American poetry, Southwestern life and literature, creative writing


Margaret Coel (AF)
Writer, Guest Lecturer

Colorado

The West: the mountains, plains, and vast spaces


Allison Hedge Coke (AF)
Artist in Residence, English

University of Central Oklahoma

Native Americans, poetry, nonfiction, landscape


Nancy Cook (F)
Associate Professor, English

UNL

Western American studies, literature of place, literature and the environment


Joshua Dolezal (AF)
Associate Professor, English

Central College

American literature, Willa Cather, sustainability


Kalenda Eaton (AF)
Associate Professor, English

Arcadia University

Multiculturalism and the American West, African American literature, global black studies


Thomas Gannon (F)
Associate Professor

UNL

Native American literature, ecocriticism


Amy Goodburn (F)
Prof., Associate VC Academic Affairs

UNL

Critical and multicultural pedagogies


Ralph Grajeda (EF)
Assoc. Professor Emeritus, English/Ethnic Studies

UNL

Mexican American literature, ethnic literature


Ramon Guerra (F)
Assistant Professor

UNO

Chicano/a Literature



P Jane Hafen (AF)
Professor, English

University of Nevada-Las Vegas

Native American Studies, American literature, American West


Evelyn Harris Haller (AF)
Professor, Chair, English

Doane College

Willa Cather, Virginia Woolf, Erza Pound


Robert Haller (EF)
Professor Emeritus, English

UNL

English



Twyla Hansen (AF)
Poet

Lincoln, Neb.

Poetry, sustainable agriculture, rural land use


Sharon Harris (AF)
Professor, English

University of Connecticut

19th Century U.S. Literature, women and reform movements; feminist literary theory


Richard Harrison (AEF)
Professor Emeritus, English

University of Alberta

Canadian and American literature, history of language


Daniel Holtz (AF)
Professor, English

Peru State College

Nebraska Literature, preparing secondary English teachers


Melissa Homestead (F)
Professor

UNL

American literature, history of the book


Leanne Howe (AF)
Professor, English, American Indian Studies

University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana

American Indian Literature, theater


James Hoy (AF)
Professor, English

Emporia State University

Great Plains folklore, American Indian literature, Australian outback


Charles Johanningsmeier (F)
Professor

UNO

American regionalist literature



Francis W. Kaye (F)
Professor

UNL

Great Plains studies, Native American studies, Canadian studies


Lisa Knopp (F)
Associate Professor

UNO

Physical and cultural geography of the Mississippi, Missouri, Platte rivers


Ted Kooser (F)
Presidential Professor, English

University of Nebraska

Poetry, essays



Nancy Tystad Koupal (AF)
Director

SD State Historical Society Press

American literature, South Dakota, Dakota women, children's lit


Thomas Lynch (F)
Associate Professor

UNL

Cross-cultural ecocriticism,
place-conscious
literary studies


Doris Meredith (AF)
Writer

Amarillo, Texas

Mystery literature, historical fiction, American West


Ken Mitchell (AEF)
Professor Emeritus, English

University of Regina, Canada

Plains literature, cowboy poetry



Amelia Montes (F)
Associate Professor, Director Institute of Ethnic Studies

UNL

Late Nineteenth and contemporary American literature


Francis Moul (AF)
Reviewer, Author, Publisher

Lincoln, Neb.

International relations, Nebraska History, U.S. Indian Claims Commission


Paul A. Olson (EF)
Kate Foster Regents Professor Emeritus, English

UNL

Medieval literature, Plains and Plains Indian literature


Charles Peek (EF)
Professor Emeritus, English

UNK

Composition, American literature, black studies


David Peterson (F)
Associate Professor

UNO

16th-20th century American literature, gay and lesbian studies


Don Perkins (AF)
Lecturer, English

University of Alberta

Canadian drama, Native literatures, and popular culture, Canadian theatre history


Linda Pratt (F)
Professor

UNL

English



John Price (F)
Professor

UNO

Great Plains, environmental literature


Diane Quantic (AEF)
Associate Professor Emerita, English

Wichita State University

Great Plains literature, Dust Bowl, Mari Sandoz


Hilda Raz (EF)
Professor Emerita, English; past editor Prairie Schooner

UNL

Poetry, nonfiction, memoir


Lavona Reeves (AF)
Professor, English, Women's and Gender Studies

Eastern Washington University

Linguistics, composition, rhetoric, English as a second language


Guy Reynolds (F)
Professor

UNL

Willa Cather project, American literature


Barbara Rippey (AEF)
Professor Emerita, English

College of St. Mary, Omaha

English



Joy S. Ritchie (EF)
Professor Emerita, English

UNL

Rhetoric and composition, women and gender studies


Barbara Robins (F)
Associate Professor

UNO

Contemporary Native American literature


Ann Romines (AF)
Professor, English

George Washington University

Women's writing and culture, feminist theory, 19th Century U.S. writing, American regional writing


Kari Ronning (F)
Research Associate, Prof., Assistant Editor, Willa Cather archives

UNL

Willa Cather's journalism


Timothy Schaffert (F)
Assistant Professor

UNL

Creative writing,
fiction


Connie Schomburg (AF)
Independent scholar

Fremont, Neb.

English, ethnic literature, journalism, African-American literature


Steve Shively (AF)
Associate Professor

Utah State University

Willa Cather, pedagogy of place, religion in nature


Helen Stauffer (EF)
Professor Emerita, English

UNK

English



Wynne Summers (AF)
Assistant Professor, English

Southern Utah University

Native American literature and Studies, Ethnic literature, Western American literature


Harry Thompson (AF)
Director, Center for Western Studies

Augustana College

New West, poststructuralism/theory, South Dakota, Great Plains authors


Steven Trout (AF)
Professor, English

University of South Alabama

Literary modernism, war literature, and American cultural studies


George Wolf (EF)
Associate Professor Emeritus, English

UNL

Melville, American and Canadian literature, Great Plains literature


(F) = Fellow, (AF) = Associate Fellow, (EF) = Emeritus Fellow, (AEF) = Associate Emeritus Fellow, (GF) = Graduate Fellow