Todd McKinney
Todd McKinney
Teaching Professor of English
Curriculum Vitae


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Since 2003, Todd McKinney has taught a variety of classes for the English Department at Ball State University. He has also taught the Humanities Sequence for the Honors College. He has also served as the Faculty Advisor for the Writers Community since its inception in 2007. He has published work in such journals as The Cimarron Review, SmartishPace, Monkey Bicycle, among others. He also published a chapbook in 2007 entitled A Matter of Public Record.

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor of English


Curriculum Vitae

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M.F.A. in Creative Writing

University of North Carolina at Greensboro, 2001

M.A. in English

New Mexico State University, 1997

B.A. in English

Texas Christian University, 1995

Research and Publications

  • Two Poems (“Todd Has Updated His Status” and “Poem for the Occasional Winner”) Split Lip Magazine. Issue 1 (August/September 2012). Online.
  • “Blismo.” Monkeybicycle. Issue 9 (Summer 2012). 124-127. Print.
  • Three Poems (“Inside a Cathedral”; “One Microscopic Minute”; & “You Probably Won’t Believe This One, But You’ll Know It’s True”.) M Review. Issue 7 (Summer 2008). Online.