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Elizabeth Slattery

Senior Lecturer of Writing
Whitewater Hall 273
(765) 973-8549


  • M.F.A. Nonfiction, Stonecoast—University of Southern Maine, 2010
  • M.A., English—Fiction Writing,  Miami University of Ohio, 1994.
  • B.A., English, Anderson University, 1989

Current Research Interests

Memoir and personal essay, travel writing, narrative distance and humor in personal essay, and contemporary Irish literature

Selected Publications

  • Slattery, Elizabeth. “The Facts of Life at 98 Degrees Fahrenheit Somewhere in the Middle of Pennsylvania.” F Magazine: Literary Journal of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1997.

Areas of Teaching

  • Elementary Composition, Advanced Composition, Creative Writing, Introduction to Literature, and Irish Literature

Areas of Service to the Campus

  • Faculty Advisor for Tributaries: the IUE Journal of Student Writing
  • Faculty Advisor for the Writers’ Club

National Organization Membership

  • Association of  Writers and Writing Programs


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