Dr. Donna White
Professor of English
407 West Q St
Russellville, AR 72801
Phone: (479) 968-0488
BA - Arkansas Tech University
MA - The Univ of Texas at Austin
PHD - Univ of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Recently Taught Courses
ENGL 1013 - COMPOSITION I
ENGL 2063 - ADV COMP:PRAC/THEORY
ENGL 2063 - INTRO TO LITERARY STUDIES
ENGL 2283 - SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY
ENGL 3223 - YOUNG ADULT LITERATURE
ENGL 4283 - SEM WORLD LIT: GRAPHIC NOVELS
ENGL 4993 - SP: HONORS YOUNG ADULT LIT
ENGL 5283 - SEM WORLD LIT: GRAPHIC NOVEL
Dr. White has eclectic research interests: children's and young adult literature, science fiction, fantasy, graphic novels, Celtic literature, philosophy in literature, Edwardian literature, Jane Austen. She is on the editorial board of Mythlore and is a consulting editor for the Children's Literature Association Quarterly, The Lion and the Unicorn, and Children's Literature.
Co-editor and contributor, Posthumanism in Young Adult Fiction: Finding Humanity in a Posthuman World. University Press of Mississippi, 2018.
“Finding Beatrix Potter: Bryan Talbot’s The Tale of One Bad Rat.” Journal of Graphic Novels and Comics, Oct. 2018, doi:10.1080/21504857.2018.1533484.
“Nonsense Elements in Jane Austen’s Juvenilia.” Persuasions On-line, vol. 39, no. 1, Winter 2018.
“Nietzsche Tells the Time: Creating the Superman in Watchmen.” Paper given at the Science Fiction/Popular Culture conference in Hawaii, September 2018.EXTERNAL LINK DISCLAIMER