Faculty & Staff
-Modern & Contemporary American Literature
Dr. Vivian Wagner's specialties include creative nonfiction, journalism, and American literature. She teaches composition, introduction to literature, print writing and reporting, journalistic ethics, public relations writing, modern and contemporary American fiction, travel writing, and science fiction. She's also the faculty advisor for Sigma Tau Delta, the English honorary. Her essays, articles, and poems have appeared in a variety of publications, including Slice Magazine, Muse/A Journal, McSweeney's Internet Tendency, Gone Lawn, The Atlantic, Narratively, Bending Genres, and O: The Oprah Magazine. She's the author of a memoir, Fiddle: One Woman, Four Strings, and 8,000 Miles of Music (Citadel- Kensington); a full-length poetry collection, Raising (Clare Songbirds Publishing House); and three poetry chapbooks: The Village (Aldrich Press-Kelsay Books), Making (Origami Poems Project), and Curiosities (Unsolicited Press).