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Dr. Frances Hunter

Associate Professor of English


  • B.A. English, Arkansas State University, 1966
  • M.A. English, Arkansas State University, 1967
  • Ph.D. English, University of Mississippi, 1987
  • M.F.A Creative Writing, 2001

Teaching Specialties

  • Poetry
  • Fiction Writing

Courses Taught

  • Composition I
  • Composition II
  • Intro to Literature of the Western World I
  • Intro to Literature of the Western World II

Research Interests

(Representative Publications)

  • Roth, Jane Butkin, ed. We Used to Be Wives: a Poetry Anthology. San Jose, California: Fithian Press, 2002
  • The Sanguine Sunrise. St. John, Kansas: Chiron Review Press, 1998. (a 90 page poetry collection)
  • Bright, Susan, and Margo LaGattuta, eds. Everywhere is Somewhere Else: A Literary Anthology. Austin, Tx: Plain View Press, 1998.
  • Current Project:
    Poetry & Fiction Collection


Various poetry awards (see vita)

Frances Hunter

Contact Information

P: (870) 972-2173


Building: HSS
Room: 4062