Rhonda Armstrong

Department Chair

Rhonda Armstrong

Department Chair

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Pamplin College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences
Department of English and Foreign Languages

  • (706) 667-4427
  • AH E226

Education

  • Ph.D., American/United States Studies St Louis University, 2005

  • MA, American/United States Studies St Louis University, 1999

  • BA, English Language and Literatur Western Kentucky University, 1995

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • ENGL 3120

    Southern Literature
  • ENGL 6440

    Studies in Southern Literature
  • ENGL 2335

    American Literature

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • "Cross-Pollinating Appalachian Communities: Insider/Outsider Knowledge in Barbara Kingsolver's Prodigal Summer", 2017
    Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
  • The Allegiances of Strangers, 2017
    Book Review
  • “Reading around the Narrator in Lee Smith’s Oral History.” , 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Rewriting the Corpse in Suzan-Lori Parks's Getting Mother's Body, 2015
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Nature and Culture in the Northern Forest: Region, Heritage, and Environment in the Rural Northeast., 2012
    Book Review

Professional Service

  • Mississippi Quarterly 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • The Flannery O’Connor Review 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Sigma Tau Delta International English Honors Society 2013 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Conference Paper
  • Sigma Tau Delta International English Honors Society 2011 - 2013

    Role: Committee Member
  • College Literature 2009 - 2011

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article