Dr. Carol Quinn



Contact Information

LA 5342


Ph.D. in Creative Writing and English Literature in 2005 from the University of Houston
Master’s Degree from the University of Missouri-Columbia
Undergraduate Degree from the University of Southern California

Areas of Expertise



Carol Quinn’s poetry has appeared in 32 Poems, Western Humanities Review, The Cincinnati Review, Pleiades, Colorado Review, and other journals, as well as the Women Write Resistance and Hot Sonnets anthologies. Acetylene, Dr. Quinn’s first book of poems, was selected by Dorothy Barresi for the 2008 Cider Press Review Book Award and published in 2010.  Her reviews and scholarship have appeared in Pleiades, The Emily Dickinson Journal, The American Book Review, and Voltage. Dr. Quinn has also recently won the So to Speak Poetry Prize and is a member of the National Book Critics Circle.

Courses SPRING 2019

  • ENGL 290 Honors Seminar in Literature
  • ENGL 283 Intro to Creative Writing
  • ENGL 311 Writing Poetry