Robert M. West, Editor
Robert M. West is a former editor of The Carolina Quarterly and the founding editor of Blink: A Little Little Magazine of Little Poems. His essays, book reviews, and poems have appeared in Alabama Literary
Review, Appalachian Journal, Asheville Poetry Review, The Carolina Quarterly, The Cortland Review, Hampden-Sydney Poetry Review, Iron Mountain Review, Journal of Kentucky Studies,
Nantahala: A Review of Writing and Photography in Appalachia, Nua: Studies in Contemporary Irish Writing, Pembroke Magazine, Poetry, Southern Literary Journal, Southern Poetry Review,
Tar River Poetry, Yemassee, and other publications. Since joining the M.S.U. Department of English in 2002, he has taught a variety of courses, including African American Literature, American Literary History, Form and
Theory of Poetry, Honors Composition, Introduction to Literature, Literature of the South, Survey of Contemporary Literature, and World Literature.