Dennis Vannatta, Professor of English
Dennis Vannatta is a Professor of English specializing in contemporary fiction and the short story. He has published over one hundred essays, short stories, and poems, and four scholarly books, on Nathanael West, H. E. Bates, Tennessee Williams, and the contemporary British short story. He has also published three collections of short stories, plus a guide to golf for the hopeless duffer. He continues to write short stories, poems, and creative essays.