Michael Blanchard

Adjunct Instructor


Irby 427

(501) 450-5100

Michael Blanchard is a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He is a graduate of the University of Virginia, where he was an Echols Scholar and inducted into Phi Beta Kappa and where he twice won the University Union Fine Arts Award for Poetry. He also earned an M.A. degree from Indiana University and completed additional graduate study at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has taught literature and creative writing at Troy University (where he served as editor of Epos, the University’s literary magazine, and where he was presented the Ingalls Award for Excellence in Classroom Teaching), the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina State University, and the University of Louisiana. He joined the faculty of UCA in August 2018. Recent publications include three books of poetry: Naming the Silence: New & Collected Poems (2017), And the Mountain Replied: 39 Poems (2019), and Stones in the Path: New Poems (2020).

Spring 2021 Office Hours

Office hours are by appointment only due to covid-19 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday



Spring 2021 Class Schedule

World Lit. I

 ENGL 2305

TTH 10:50-12:05

Irby 303

Syllabus – Spring 2021