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DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

SHEPHERD UNIVERSITY

The Department of

English & Modern Languages

Shepherd University

 


 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Timothy K. Nixon

Assistant Professor of English

 

Office: Knutti 201A
Phone: 304-876-5365
E-Mail: tnixon@shepherd.edu

 

Areas of Specialization

American Literature, Multi-Ethnic American Literature, World Literature, and Lesbian and Gay Studies.

Dr. Nixon's homepage: http://timothyknixon.com/.

 

Dr. Timothy Nixon currently holds the position of Assistant Professor in the Department of English and Modern Languages.  He teaches courses in American and world literature and writing.  Dr. Nixon received a Ph.D. in English from The George Washington University in Washington, DC, and an M.A. from The College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia.  He has published essays on the works of Walker Percy, Kate Chopin, Eudora Welty, and Herman Melville and has contributed entries to encyclopedias of African-American and Hispanic literatures.  He has presented at quite a few national and international conferences.  Currently Dr. Nixon is involved in a book-length project editing and translating selected short works by German-American author Klaus Mann.

 

Maintained for the Department of English by Dr. Timothy Nixon.