Dr. Dwayne Coleman

Associate Professor of English


Irby 317A

(501) 450-3488

Dwayne C. Coleman (Ph.D., English, University of Arkansas) is an Associate Professor of English at the University of Central Arkansas. While Coleman’s research has tended to focus on Thomas Malory and other works of medieval Arthurian literature, his interests are a bit diverse.  His latest essay “Murder, Manslaughter, and Reputation: Killing in Malory’s Le Morte Darthur” appears in in Medieval and Early Modern Murder, edited by Larissa Tracy and published by Boydell Press in June 2018. He teaches courses in Arthurian literature, Medieval English literature, English literature surveys, History and Structure of the English Language, and Introduction to Fiction.  His past Introduction to Fiction classes have included the topics “Knights, Vikings, and Hobbits: Medieval Heroic Literature and the Modern Imagination” and “Not Pulp Fiction: Literary Crime, Horror, and Science Fiction.”

Coleman CV


Ph.D., University of Arkansas
M.A., University of Arkansas
B.A., University of Southern Mississippi


Areas of Specialization

Thomas Malory
Arthurian Literature of the Middle Ages
Old English



Fall 2022 Office Hours

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
1:30pm – 3:30 pm NOT AVAILABLE 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm NOT AVAILABLE 10:00 am – 12:00pm
Also available by appointment.


Fall 2022 Class Schedule

Film and Literature: Detective Fiction and Cinema

Film and Lit syllabus Fall 2022-1

ENGL 1355 TR  9:25 am – 10:40 am Irby 312
Film and Literature: Detective Fiction and Cinema

Film and Lit syllabus Fall 2022-2

ENGL 1355 TR  12:15 pm – 1:30 pm Irby 312
History and Structure of the English Language

History and Structure syllabus fall 2022

ENGL 5360/4360 TR  2:40 pm – 3:55 pm Irby 312
Medieval Literature: Medieval Literature and Manuscript Studies

Medieval Lit and MS studies course syllabus

ENGL 5305/4305 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Irby 312