Dr. Rachel Yeatts specializes in creative nonfiction, poetry, trauma narrative, and writing as healing. She is interested in the relationship between writing, aesthetic distance, and identity. Her work as co-translator of Hélène, or the Vegetable Kingdom, a translation of René Guy Cadou's Hélène, ou le règne végétal, (Seghers: Paris, 1952), is currently in circulation, as are her essays and poems. She teaches writing and literature courses and she helps direct the department's Introductory Writing Program.
- Creative Writing
- Why English?