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Joseph Trimmer

Director of the Virginia B. Ball Center for Creative Inquiry and Professor of English


Department of English
Robert Bell Building (RB), Room 297
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Areas of Specialization:
Professional writing, ethnography, 20th c. American fiction

The Riverside Reader (Houghton Mifflin)

eFictions (Harcourt Brace)

Fictions (Harcourt Brace)

Writing with a Purpose (Houghton Mifflin)

Narration as Knowledge: Tales of the Teaching Life (Cook Heinemann)

Understanding Others: Cultural and Cross Cultural Studies and the Teaching of Literature, with Tilly Warnock (NCTE)

Articles in Journal of Advanced Composition, culturefront, College English, Modern Fiction Studies

Graduate: Teaching English in Higher Education, Advanced Composition