Dr. Deborah Fleming

Professor of English

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Ashland University

Editor of the Ashland Poetry Press, Deborah Flemingprofessor of English, received her PhD from Ohio State University.  Her books include Without Leave, a novel published by Black Mountain Press; Morning, Winter Solstice, a collection of poetry published by Vineyard Press; "A man who does not exist":  The Irish Peasant in the Work of W. B. Yeats and J. M. Synge (University of Michigan Press); and Towers of Myth and Stone:  Yeats's Influence on Robinson Jeffers (University of South Carolina Press).  She received the Asheville Award in the Novel, the Vandewater Poetry Award, and a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Humanities.  She teaches creative writing, literature, and composition, and her research interests are W. B. Yeats, Robinson Jeffers, Anglo-Irish literature, modern poetry, and environmentalist literature.  She has been a keynote speaker at the W. B. Yeats Society of New York and the Tor House Foundation Fall Festival.

 

Phone Number: 
419.289.5789
Email Address: 
dfleming@ashland.edu