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Hillary L. Joubert, Instructor of English

Hillary L. Joubert, Instructor of English

B.A., Louisiana State University; M.A., M.F.A., McNeese State University

Hillary Joubert ENFL

Kaufman Hall, 209K

(337) 475-5318


Special Responsibilities

  • Faculty Sponsor, Student Organization: So, You Like to Write!
  • Violet Howell Endowed Professorship
  • Freshmen Benchmarking and QEP Assessment

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Poetry Writing
  • Undergraduate Poetry Workshop
  • Advanced Composition (Nonfiction)
  • Composition (Subcultures & Zeitgeist)


  • 2009 Louisiana Division of the Arts Fellowship in Literature
  • 2005 Ruth Lilly Fellowship for Young Poets nomination

Professional Activities and Affiliations

  • Member, Association of Writers and Writers Programs
  • Member, South Central Modern Language Association
  • Member, Southern Artistry

Selected Works

  • Kweli Journal: "Altar Hours," "Soul Harvest," and "Notes from Memphis" (forthcoming)
  • Swamp Lily Review: "Megiddo Valley" and "The Newness of Old Rope"
  • Sin Fronteras: "Contemplating the Jump" and "City of Rocks"
  • Platte Valley Review: "The Old Place"
  • Nerve Cowboy: "A Masquerade"
  • The Louisiana Review: "Ricochet"
  • Dream Fantasy International: "Second Harvest" and "The Spinning Dream"
  • The Hurricane Review: "Failed Resurrection"
  • Touchstone: "Pecan Season"