Department of English

William Rice

Professor of English

Contact Information

Office: Kennesaw Campus
English Building (EB 440), Room 169
Phone: 470-578-2358


Professor of English

At Kennesaw since 2006

Education:  Ph. D. in English, The University of Georgia

Courses:  English 4620:   The American West;  English 4460:  The Idea of Nature in 19th Century American Literature; 

Specialization:  American Literature (19th and 20th), Rhetoric and Composition

Recent Publications:

 The Lost Woods:  Stories.  Columbia:  The University of South Carolina Press, 2014.  Winner of a Georgia Author of the Year Award (Short Stories)

Ralph Ellison and the Politics of the Novel. Lanham, Maryland:  Lexington Books, 2003; Paperback Edition:  2007

"The Invisible Man in Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man,"  Modern Critical Views:  Ralph Ellison.  Harold Bloom, Editor:  New York, Chelsea House, 2010.

"Emerging," [A Short Story] Gray's Sporting Journal, April 2015

"Bob Kaufman and the Limits of Jazz," African-American Review, Summer/Fall 2014

"Sharing Those Woods, Dark and Deep,"  The Chronicle of Higher Education, March 22,2013. B20

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