Will Brantley

Will Brantley is a Professor of English at Middle Tennessee State University, where he teaches southern literature, film studies, and professional writing. He is the author of Feminine Sense in Southern Memoir: Smith, Glasgow, Welty, Hellman, Porter, and Hurston, which received the Eudora Welty Award for an interpretive work of scholarship in modern letters (1993). He is the editor of Conversations with Pauline Kael (1996) and co-editor of Conversations with Edmund White (2017). His essay, “Carson and Tennessee: The Politics of a Literary Friendship,” is forthcoming in a volume of essays to mark the Carson McCullers centennial.