Positions

Overview

  • Kerry Madden (www.kerrymadden.com) is the author of the Appalachian Maggie Valley Trilogy: Gentle’s Holler, Louisiana’s Song, and Jessie’s Mountain (all Viking). Her other books include Offsides, a 1997 New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age selection, Writing Smarts, which helps kids craft their own stories and poetry, and Nothing Fancy About Kathryn & Charlie, about a Selma, Alabama friendship between a storyteller and a folk artist. Kerry is an Associate Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Alabama Birmingham and also teaches at Antioch University in Los Angeles and at the Sewanee Young Writers Conference in Tennessee. The mother of three grown children, she divides her time between Birmingham and Los Angeles.
  • Selected Publications

    Book

    Year Title Altmetric
    2019 Ernestine's Milky Way 2019
    2009 Harper Lee 2009
    2008 Jessie's Mountain 2008
    2007 Louisiana's Song 2007

    Teaching Activities

  • EH436 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • EH536 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • EH407 - Creative Nonfict Writ Workshp (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • EH507 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • EH698 - Directed Studies Seminar (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • EH617 - Grad Creative Non-Fic Wkshp (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • EH618 - Grad Creative Non-Fic Wkshp (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • EH307 - Beg Creative Non-Fict Workshop (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EH308 - Beg Creative Non-Fict Workshop (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EH436 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EH437 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EH536 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • EH698 - Directed Studies Seminar (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • EH619 - Grad Fiction Writing Workshop (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • EH620 - Grad Fiction Writing Workshop (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • EH307 - Beg Creative Non-Fict Workshop (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • EH308 - Beg Creative Non-Fict Workshop (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • EH436 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • EH437 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • EH536 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • EH537 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • EH307 - Beg Creative Non-Fict Workshop (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EH308 - Beg Creative Non-Fict Workshop (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EH407 - Creative Nonfict Writ Workshp (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EH408 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EH507 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EH508 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • EH436 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • EH437 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • EH517 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • EH617 - Grad Creative Non-Fic Wkshp (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • EH618 - Grad Creative Non-Fic Wkshp (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • DCS490 - Special Topics in Media (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EH205 - Intro to Creative Writing (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EH309 - Beg Fiction Writing Workshop (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EH310 - Beg Fiction Writing Workshop (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EH407 - Creative Nonfict Writ Workshp (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EH408 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EH494 - English Honors Research - RES (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EH508 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • EH307 - Beg Creative Non-Fict Workshop (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EH308 - Beg Creative Non-Fict Workshop (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EH309 - Beg Fiction Writing Workshop (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EH310 - Beg Fiction Writing Workshop (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EH407 - Creative Nonfict Writ Workshp (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EH408 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EH507 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EH508 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • EH413 - Forms of Creative Nonfiction (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EH436 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EH437 - Wkshop Writing for Young Ppl (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EH513 - Drama (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EH517 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EH518 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • EH407 - Creative Nonfict Writ Workshp (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EH408 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EH417 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EH418 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EH507 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EH508 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EH517 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • EH617 - Grad Creative Non-Fic Wkshp (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • EH618 - Grad Creative Non-Fic Wkshp (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • EH307 - Beg Creative Non-Fict Workshop (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EH308 - Beg Creative Non-Fict Workshop (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EH409 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EH410 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • EH409 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EH410 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EH417 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EH418 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EH509 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EH510 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EH517 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EH518 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • EH205 - Intro to Creative Writing (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • EH619 - Grad Fiction Writing Workshop (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • EH620 - Grad Fiction Writing Workshop (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • EH407 - Creative Nonfict Writ Workshp (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EH417 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EH418 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EH495 - Honors Capstone Thesis - RES (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EH507 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EH508 - Creative Non-Fict Writ Workshp (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EH517 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EH518 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • EH699 - Thesis Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • EH307 - Beg Creative Non-Fict Workshop (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EH308 - Beg Creative Non-Fict Workshop (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EH409 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EH410 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EH494 - English Honors Research - RES (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EH509 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EH510 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • EH409 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EH410 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EH417 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EH418 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EH509 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EH510 - Fiction Writing Workshop (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EH517 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EH518 - Creat Writing Wksp: Spec Proj (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • EH617 - Grad Creative Non-Fic Wkshp (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • Education And Training

  • Master of Fine Arts in Theatre / Theater, University of Tennessee System : Knoxville 1986
  • Bachelor of Arts in Theatre / Theater, The University of Tennessee-Knoxville 1984
  • Full Name

  • Kerry Madden-Lunsford