Alex Hunt

Haley Endowed Professor of Western Studies

Office: Classroom Center, Suite 319H
Phone: 806-651-2457

Professional Profile

Dr. Hunt earned his B.A. and M.A. in English from Colorado State University, and his PhD in English from the University of Oregon. He has worked at WTAMU since 2002.


Teaching and Related Service

Dr. Hunt typically teaches courses on US American literatures, Southwest literatures, ecocriticism, sports and literature, and war literatures.


Research and Creative Activity

In addition to a number of articles and chapters, Dr. Hunt is co-editor of Postcolonial Green (U Virginia P, 2010), editor of The Geographical Imagination of Annie Proulx: Rethinking Regionalism (Lexington Books/Rowman & Littlefield, 2008). He also serves as current editor of the Panhandle Plains Historical Review.