Dr. Daniel Gleason

Associate Professor of English
Director, Center for Undergraduate Research
Faculty at Large, FLC

E-mail: dgleason9616@bryan.edu

Academic Degrees

  • Ph.D. Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • M.A. English Literary Study, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
  • B.A. English, Bryan College


  • "Traumatized Masculinity: Men and Boys in the Works of Tobias Wolff." Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2018. Proquest.
  • “’Not Gone or Vanished Either’: Memory and Imagination in the Novels of William Faulkner.” The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 2010. Proquest.


  • “Funeral Fan, a Lament” The Windhover, August 2018
  • “Shadowboxing Late at Night” Rattle Poetry, summer 2018
  • “Through the Kitchen Window” Red Flag Poetry, August 2018
  • “Sleepwalking” Tipton Poetry Review, fall 2017
  • “kings and toys” Sharkpack Poetry, December 2014
  • “On the Weather Channel” Rosebud, forthcoming
  • Five Poems pamplemouse, forthcoming 

Professional Service and Membership

  • Tennessee Philological Association
  • Sigma Tau Delta English Honors Society

Grants and Awards

  • The Golden Acorn: Departmental Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2012.
  • The William Jennings Bryan Philological Award for Excellence in the English Major, 2005.

Topics of Expertise

  • 20th Century American Fiction
  • Contemporary Poetry
  • Masculinity Theory
  • Trauma Theory