Dr. Kara Dorris

Submitted by jd0307 on Tue, 04/11/2023 - 1:59pm
Graduation Year: 
'03, ’06 M.A., ’16 Ph.D.

Book cover for "Writing the Self-Elegy"Dr. Kara Dorris, South Jacksonville, Illinois, edited the book, Writing the Self-Elegy: The Past Is Not Disappearing Ink, an anthology in which 28 poets reflect on personal writing. An assistant professor of English at Illinois College, Kara has written two previous books, When the Body is a Guardrail and Have Ruin, Will Travel.