Master of Arts in Professional Writing at Kennesaw State University


Linda Niemann

Professor of English

Contact Information

Office: English Building (EB 27), Room 138
Phone: 470-578-3446
Fax: 470-578-9057



Teaching at Kennesaw State since 1999 

Education: Ph.D. University of California Berkeley 1975  

Other Affiliations or Positions: Director, Intensive Spanish and Creative Writing Study Abroad Program in Mexico

Specializations: Creative Nonfiction, Literature of the American West

Courses Regularly Taught: Creative Nonfiction PRWR 6520, Advanced Creative Nonfiction PRWR 7500, Creative Nonfiction Writ 3130, Advanced Creative Nonfiction Eng 4120, World Literature Eng 2110.

Most Recent or Most Important Publications: Boomer: Railroad Memoirs, Railroad Noir: the American West at the End of the Twentieth Century, Railroad Voices


Program Members

Brennen, Terri
Figueiredo, Sergio
Giddens, Elizabeth
Grooms, Tony
Guglielmo, Letizia
Harper, M. Todd
Johnson, David
Levy, Aaron
McGrath, Laura
Niemann, Linda
Odom, Mary Lou
Palmer, Chris
Smith-Sitton, Lara
Sumner, Melanie
Wilson, Ralph