Metta-Sáma Melvin

Associate Professor, Chair of the Department of English and Creative Writing and Director of Creative Writing
Main Hall 207
  • BA, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga; MA and MFA, Western Michigan University; PhD, State University of New York-Binghamton
Doctoral Thesis:

Collection of poems entitled “And then” which explored loss, love, and life in limbo.

Research Interests:

Avant-garde, cultural productions, social, political, environmental, and literary activism, African diasporic history and literature, queer literature

Personal Interests:
Painting, photography