Department of English

Jenny Sadre-Orafai

Associate Professor of English

Contact Information

Office: Kennesaw Campus
English Building (EB 440), Room 269
Phone: 470-578-6933


Associate Professor of English

Teaching at Kennesaw State since 2002

Education: MFA, 2010, Georgia State University Specializations: Creative Writing, Poetry, Creative Non-Fiction 

Other Affiliations or Positions: Co-founding editor of Josephine Quarterly

Courses Regularly Taught: ENGL 1101 (Composition I), ENGL 1102 (Composition II), ENGL 2110 (World Literature), WRIT 3100 (Poetry Writing)

Most Recent or Most Important Publications:   Poetry collection Paper, Cotton, Leather, four chapbooks (Weed Over Flower, What Her Hair Says About Her, Dressing the Throat Plate, Avoid Disaster), and the essays “The Prettiest Girls In the World Are Born In Alabama” and “Live Bears.”


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