Writing and Rhetoric; Creative Nonfiction & Fiction; Narrative Rhetorics; Prose Analysis; Modernist & Utopian Literature; Spatial Semiotics; Psychoanalytic Political Theory
Billy Howell teaches composition and advanced composition. He received his M.F.A. in Fiction from the University of New Mexico in 2007 and his Ph.D. in English from Oklahoma State University in 2015. He is the author of numerous short stories and personal essays. His essay "How to Leave Your Mother" was a notable mention in the 2011 Best American Essays.