Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Dr. Gayle Williams

Instructor of English


  • B.A. English & History, Arkansas State University, 1962
  • M.A. English, Arkansas State University, 1984
  • Ph.D. English, University of Mississippi, 2000

Teaching Specialties

  • Early American Literature
  • American Linguistics

Courses Taught

  • Composition I and II
  • Literature of the Western World - I and II
  • Technical Writing

Research Interests

  • American English - Stepchild of the Language
  • "Waiting" In Daybreak on the Land
  • "Don't Leave Me Alone" in Treasured Poems of America
  • "None Understood"
  • "Scrapbook Days"