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Eric McHenry

Associate Professor
College of Arts and Sciences
1700 SW College Ave
Topeka, KS 66621-1117
Degrees & Certifications
Beloit College, Bachelor of Arts
Boston University, Master of Arts
Academic History
Washburn University, 2009 - present.
  • EN 102 HN, Freshman English Honors
  • EN 206 A, Beginning Poetry Writing
  • EN 206 B, Beginning Poetry Writing
  • EN 306 A, Advanced Poetry Writing
  • EN 384 A, Publishing Lab
  • IS 400 C, Special Topics
  • IS 400 F, Special Topics
Scholarly Interests/Activities

Contemporary poetry in English; poetry in translation; literary criticism; literary journalism.

Service Interests/Activities

CAS Strategic Planning Committee

Honors Advisory Board

Alma Mater Committee

Career Accomplishments

Two books of poetry: Potscrubber Lullabies (2006) and Mommy Daddy Evan Sage (2011)

Kate Tufts Discovery Award (2007, Claremont Graduate University)

Theodore Roethke Prize (2011, Poetry Northwest)

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