Missouri State University - West Plains

Add to Contacts Alex Pinnon MA

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Kellett Hall 201
Missouri State University-West Plains
128 Garfield
West Plains, MO 65775work
(417) 255-7965 (work)

Lecturer of the William and Virginia Darr Honors Program


Education

  • MA, Missouri State University (2013)
  • BA, Missouri State University (2011)

Community Service

  • I volunteer annually at the LAD (Language Arts Department) fair, a regional writing competition.

Professional Development Conferences

  • AWP Conference - Association of Writers & Writing Programs

Memberships

  • Sigma Tau Delta, the honors English society

Teaching Interests

  • I love teaching within the Humanities. Even though my focus is in Literature, discussing the humanities within all genres is really rewarding. I also enjoy teaching FYC (First year composition) and Basic Writing.

Teaching

  • Fall 2014
    • HNR 150 - Honors I Seminar
    • HNR 292 - Utopian Criticism
    • HNR 297 - Honors Capstone (Capstone)
    • IDS 110 - Student Success (Honors)
    • PHI 110 - Introduction to Philosophy (Honors Component Available)
    • PHI 197 - Utopian Criticism
  • Spring 2015
    • HNR 250 - Honors II Seminar
    • PHI 110 - Introduction to Philosophy (Honors Component Available)
    • PHI 115 - Introduction to Ethics

Professional Interest

  • Cultural criticism focusing on utopian literature and pop culture

Personal Interests

  • I enjoy good conversations, good meals and a good round of disc golf. Well, any round of disc golf really.