Main Office: Peck Hall 302
Department Chair: Dr. Maria K. Bachman
Telephone: (615) 898-5090
Fax: (615) 898-5098
Ph.D. (2002), Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge; MA (1995), University of Arkansas, Fayetteville; BA (1988), Hendrix College; First Year at MTSU: 2008
Office: PH 366; Phone/Voice Mail: 494-7891
Dr. Jackson teaches courses on American Literature, Popular Culture, Folklore, and American Song. He published Prophet Singer: The Voice and Vision of Woody Guthrie through the University Press of Mississippi in 2007. In addition, he compiled, edited, and produced several CDs through West Virginia University Press, including Coal Digging Blues: Songs of West Virginia Miners.