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Dr. Susan Swartwout, Ph.D.

Professor of English
Office: Grauel 318  O


  • EN478 / EN678: Advanced Creative Writing: Fiction  
  • LI301:  Small Press Publishing
  • LI571:  Contemporary American Poetry 

Publications in:

Lunarosity; River Styx; Sou’wester; The Laurel Review; Aethlon: The Journal of Sport Literature; Baybury Review; Spoon River Poetry Review; Pikestaff Forum; Illinois Review; Feminist Studies; Clockwatch Review; Analecta; Negative Capability; Rhino; Druid’s Cave; The Cape Rock; Great Stream Review; Vidette; Farmer’s Market; Creative Woman; Lullwater Review; Whetstone; The Nebraska Review; Mississippi Review; Catch; Phizzogs; Beloit Poetry Journal; The Tennessee Williams Encyclopedia; Gay and Lesbian Literature, Vol. 2; IWI Newsletter; Illinois Writers’ Review; American Book Review; Rain Taxi; Review of Contemporary Fiction; Big Muddy


A Student's Guide to Getting Published; Freaks: A Collection of Poetry; Uncommon Ground; co-edited Real Things: An Anthology of Popular Culture in American Poetry and Hurricane Blues: Poems about Katrina and Rita

Chapters in:

Value and Vision in American Literature; Conversations with Rita Dove