Dwayne Coleman

Associate Professor of English


Irby 317H

(501) 852-2064

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. He joined the faculty of the UCA English department in 2005. 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.”