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Melvin Hill

Associate Professor of English.

B.A. in English and B.A. in Composition and Technical Writing from University of Arkansas at Little Rock

M.S., and PhD in English Studies from Illinois State University



Dr. Hill's fields of teaching are first-year composition and African American literature (particularly nineteenth and twentieth century). He also regularly teaches Survey in American literature, Black Writers in America, and Women Writers.


Research Interests:

His area of research covers a range of African American literature, emphasizing a rich tradition in existential thought. Other interests include Mixed Race Studies, Game Studies, and Ludology. He enjoys reading, writing, gaming, and learning new information.


Email: mhill33@utm.edu

Website: http://utm.academia.edu/melvinhill


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