Welcome to Arkansas State University!

Dr. Marcus Tribbett

Assistant Professor of English


  • Ph.D., English, Washington State University, 1996
  • M.A., English Literature, Northern Arizona University, 1991
  • A.B., Anthropology, Harvard University, 1988

Teaching Specialties

  • Composition
  • Popular Culture
  • Popular Music
  • Blues and Literature
  • The Broadside and Ballad in Modern England

Courses Taught

  • Composition I and II
  • Making Connections
  • Introduction to Literature of the Western World

Research Interests

  • "'Everybody Wants to Buy My Kitty': Resistance and the Articulation of the Sexual Subject in the Blues of Memphis Minnie." Arkansas Review: A Journal of Delta Studies 29 (April 1998): 42-54.