lanawiggins


Lana Wiggins

Instructor

Address:
240-A Allen Hall

Email Address:
lwiggins@lsu.edu

Office Phone:
225-578-3031

College:
Humanities & Social Sciences

Department:
English

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

 Creative Writing (Poetry & Fiction). Technical Writing. First-Year Composition. American Literature

 

Biography 

Master of Arts degree in English/Creative Writing from UL Lafayette (2001). Specialized in English Composition, Research, Technical Communication, American Literature, Fiction, Poetry, Creative Writing, and Advanced Exposition; Highly specialized in a wide variety of style guides including MLA, AP, APA, AMA, MPB, GPO, CSE and Chicago Manual. Former Instructor of English at UNO from 2005-2007, and ULL from 2007-2013.

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 Publications

Published in a wide variety of literary journals, such as The Deep South Writer's Conference Chapbook, The Southwestern Review, The Smoking Poet, The Dead Mule School of Southern Literature, Moondance, Dance to Death, Words-Myth, Rose and Thorn, and Knock, among others. Nominated for the 2009 Kate Tufts Discovery Award, and was a finalist for the Marsh Hawk Poetry Award in 2006. Lana M. Wiggins was also an invited guest poet at the 2008 Encres de Sang International Writer's Conference in Paris, France.

Work in progress: Novel series titled, Children of the Incubi, forthcoming in 2018.