Donald Quist

Research and Teaching

Areas of Study

  • Creative Writing

Research

Research interests include African Diaspora Studies, Post 45 Literature, Geopolitical Fiction, Assemblage Theory, Thirdspace Theory.

Bio

Pronouns: he/him

Donald Quist is author of two essay collections, Harbors, a Foreword INDIES Bronze Winner and International Book Awards Finalist, and To Those Bounded. He has a linked story collection, For Other Ghosts. His writing has appeared in AGNI, North American Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, The Rumpus, and was Notable in Best American Essays 2018. He is creator of the online nonfiction series PAST TEN. Donald has received fellowships from Sundress Academy for the Arts, Kimbilio Fiction, and served as a Gus T. Ridgel fellow for the English PhD program at University of Missouri.