biophotoKatt Blackwell-Starnes, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor & Writing Director
Department of English and Modern Languages
Lamar University


Teaching Philosophy

 Teaching Biography

I teach a broad range of courses, including first-year writing courses and sophomore literature courses. At the upper-division level, I teach courses in rhetoric, writing, critical theory, and I teach the occasional course in British Literature.

Spring 2019 Courses

Multimedia Writing

Upper Level and Graduate Course Archives

Visual Rhetoric

Studies in Foucault

British Literature after 1800

Social Media as Political Propaganda

Critical Theory: Feminism

Academic Writing for Publication

Fellowships and Grants

Lamar University Presidential Faculty Fellowship in Support of Teaching Innovation (2015)

Lamar University Center for Teaching and Learning Engagement Fellowship for Active and Collaborative Engagement for Students (2013)

Georgia Southern University Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Fellowship (2012)