Department of English

West Chester University

Contact Info
Dr. Jen Bacon
532 Main Hall
West Chester, PA 19383

Spring Ulmer

Spring Ulmer
  • Assistant Professor of English
    MFA (poetry), University of Arizona
    MFA (nonfiction), University of Iowa
  • Research Interests
    African Literature; African American literature; Critical Pedagogy; Contemporary Art Issues; Creative Nonfiction; Cultural Studies; Feminisms; Genocide Literature and Theory; Journalism; Justice Studies; Neocolonialism; Poetics; Photography, and World Literature.
  • Recent Publications
    “A Short History of Our Flesh and Blood” in Southern Indiana Review 19.1 (Spring 2012).
    “Behind the Place of Nothingness” in Spoon River Poetry Review 36.1 (Winter/Spring 2011).
    “Becoming the Poem” in Poets on Teaching, ed. by Joshua Marie Wilkinson, University of Iowa Press, 2010.
    The Age of Virtual Reproduction. Ithaca, NY: Essay Press, 2009.