“Teaching is performed in generosity; learning is accomplished in joy.” -Louise Cowan, PhD
The photos feature Kaitlyn and her service dog, Gary. Gary is a beloved part of Kaitlyn's classroom.
Photos by Heidi Cephus, PhD.
ENGL 1310: College Writing I
ENGL 1320: College Writing II
ENGL 2210: World Literature I
ENGL 2220: World Literature II
ENGL 3830: American Literature I
ENGL 3840: American Literature II
ENGL 3920: Survey of Ethnic Literature
TECM 2700: Introduction to Technical Writing
Kaitlyn Willy is a PhD candidate in English at the University of North Texas, focusing in 20th Century American Literature. Her specific interests in research include Dystopian Agriculture, Ethnic Literature, Xicanisma, and the intersections between Literature and Spirituality.
In addition to her studies, Kaitlyn is a Teaching Fellow in English Literature, Technical Communication, and the First Year Writing Program at UNT. She has served as the Assistant Director of the Writing Program and continues to work closely with the Writing Program Administration Team. She previously served on the Executive Committee of the Graduate Students in English and helped plan the Critical Voices Graduate Student Conference.
Kaitlyn recently presented a paper at the International Ecopoetics Conference at Perpignan, France on Dystopian Agrarian Fiction and has a forthcoming chapter in an collection for Rowman and Littlefield's Ecocritical Series on the same topic.
Her dissertation explores the connections between nepantla and conocimiento with women’s religious life in the Roman Catholic Church.
For a more detailed bio, visit her author bio at Bless This Wild Mess.