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Nick Boone

Nick Boone, Ph.D.

Auburn University - at Harding since 2007

Email: nboone@harding.edu

American Studies 310


Dr. Boone teaches general education and American literature courses. His specialty is American poetry. His publications include articles on Poe, Hawthorne,Twain, Rita Dove, and Mark Strand. Dr. Boone is a co-sponsor of Souvenirs.

Heath Carpenter

Heath Carpenter, M.S.E.

Harding University - at Harding since 2008

Email: hcarpent@harding.edu

American Studies 306


Mr. Carpenter's special interests are composition, rhetoric, and cultural studies. He also teaches general writing courses.

Michael Claxton

Michael Claxton, Ph.D.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - at Harding since 2003

Email: mclaxto1@harding.edu

American Studies 303


Dr. Claxton specializes in Victorian literature. He teaches composition, world literature, and British literature courses. He also co-sponsors Souvenirs and Sigma Tau Delta, the English honor society.

Kathy Dillion

Kathy Dillion, Ph.D.

Arkansas State University - at Harding since 1995

Email: kdillion@harding.edu

American Studies 315


Dr. Dillion teaches all levels of the general education English curriculum and supervises English teacher-education students. Her interests are cultural studies, particularly ethnic and post-colonial literature. Dr. Dillion also co-sponsors Sigma Tau Delta, the English honor society.

Stephanie Eddleman

Stephanie Eddleman, Ph.D.

University of Mississippi - at Harding since 2004

Email: szeddleman@harding.edu

American Studies 318


Dr. Eddleman teaches all levels of the liberal arts English curriculum. Her areas of interest are Jane Austen, the 18th & 19th century British novel, and studies in Women's Literature.


Terry Engel

Terry Engel, Ph.D.

Univ. of Southern Mississippi - at Harding since 2001

Email: tengel@harding.edu

American Studies 319


Dr. Engel's special interests are creative writing, business and professional writing, and Southwestern literature. He also teaches general education courses and sponsors The Scribblers, our creative writing club.

Ken Hammes

Ken Hammes Ph.D.

Texas Tech University - at Harding since 1989

Email: khammes@harding.edu

American Studies 321


Dr. Hammes serves as director of the Writing Lab and teaches advanced composition, 18th-century British literature, Romantic poetry, and film as literature. He also teaches in the Honors College and co-sponsors the Film Studies Association.

Nathan Henton

Nathan Henton, M.A.

University of Mississippi - at Harding since 2010

Email: nhenton@harding.edu

American Studies 305


Mr. Henton teaches general-education writing courses and Systems of English Grammar, both among his areas of special interest. Other interests include Zora Neale Hurston, Ernest Hemingway, and Latin American literature. He co-sponsors Scribblers, the English department’s creative writing club.

Larry Hunt

Larry Hunt Ph.D.

University of Georgia - at Harding since 2000

Email: lhunt@harding.edu

American Studies 317


Dr. Hunt 's specialty is medieval literature, and his current teaching assignment includes courses in the general education core, the nature and history of language, and C. S. Lewis. He is a sponsor of the Harding Film Studies Association.

Greg Laing

Greg Laing, Ph.D.

Western Michigan University - at Harding since 2010

Email: glaing@harding.edu

American Studies 318


Dr. Laing teaches general education courses in composition and grammar, and specializes in medieval literature and languages. His areas of interest include Old and Middle English, Scandinavian literature, and Latin.

Larry Long

Larry R. Long, Ph.D.

Ohio State University - at Harding since 1976

Email: llong@harding.edu

Administration 102


Dr. Long, Provost, holds the rank of Distinguished Professor, having received the Distinguished Teacher Award three times.

Amy Qualls

Amy Qualls, Ph.D.

Auburn University - at Harding since 2011

Email: aqualls@harding.edu

American Studies 318


Dr. Qualls's special interests are early American literature and women's literature. She also teaches general writing courses.

Jon Singleton

John Singleton, Ph.D.

Syracuse University - at Harding since 2011

Email: jsingleton@harding.edu

American Studies 307


Dr. Singleton's special interests are Victorian literature and theology. He also teaches general writing courses.

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