Eric Russell


Lecturer of English


Department of English

Educational Background

PhD, English / University of Missouri, 2016

MA, English / Central Michigan University, 2013

BA, English / Michigan State University, 2008

My career at Alma began in


I'm an expert in

John James Audubon, Composition, Nineteenth-Century American Literature

Signature course(s):

ENG 101, ENG 100, ENG 108

Recent publications:

“Tenacious of Life”: The Quadruped Essays of John James Audubon and John Bachman. (with Daniel Patterson) Lincoln: U of Nebraska P, 2021.

“Modern Violence: Animal Studies, Speciesism, and the Writings of John James Audubon.” ESQ: A Journal of Nineteenth-Century American Literature and Culture, 65.3 (2019): 470-510.