Department of English
Middle Tennessee State University
1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
Main Office: Peck Hall 302
Department Chair: Dr. Tom Strawman
Telephone: (615) 898-5644
Fax: (615) 898-5098
Prof. Alvin Knox
B.A., 1996, Tennessee Tech; M.A., Vermont College (1999). (2001)
Office: Midgett 108; Phone/Voice Mail: 904-8557.
Prof. Knox earned his M.F.A. in creative writing at Vermont College in 1999. He has taught at Tennessee Tech and Motlow and began teaching full-time at MTSU in the Fall of 2001. He is a mentor in the Dept. of Continuing Education's Writer's Loft program, graded AP English Literature exams for College Board in summer 2006, and is currently running a six-week poetry workshop for Cookeville's Dept. of Leisure Services. He has also served as judge for Explore Monthly's (an Upper Cumberland Arts publication) first poetry contest last spring.
His class website can be found here.