Department of English & Communications

Karen Dillon

Professor of English and Communications; Department Chair; Week of Welcome Coordinator

Contact Info

Hudson 303B

Karen Dillon

Education

  • Ph.D. in English, Indiana University
  • M.A. in English, Miami University (Oxford)
  • B.A. in English and French, Hanover College

About Me

Karen Dillon has been teaching American literature and first-year writing at Blackburn College since 2011. During that time, she has published the book The Spectacle of Twins in American Literature and Popular Culture and co-edited and co-authored with her colleague Naomi Crummey the book The Wire in the College Classroom: Pedagogical Approaches in the Humanities and an essay for The New Territory Magazine. Currently, Karen serves as department chair and director of the college’s writing center.

Karen Dillon

Contact Info

Hudson 303B