Kevin Stadt

Kevin Stadt

  • Assistant Professor (Academic Writing)
  • Rm. 754, International Building
  • Phone: +82-2-2220-1735
  • Fax: +82-2-2220-0282


Kevin Stadt received his B.S. in philosophy from Illinois State University, his M.A. in teaching writing from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, and his Ph.D. in American literature from Northern Illinois University. His principle interests are in creative writing and teaching writing. He regularly publishes science fiction, horror, and fantasy short stories, as well as poetry and essays.

Courses taught in the DIS:

  • Academic Writing I
  • Academic Writing II
  • Creative Writing

Selected Publications:

Academic Articles:

  • “’Art becomes an attunement to the demonic’: Confronting the Hyperobject in McCarthy’s No Country for Old Men.” Studies in Modern Fiction, vol. 22, no. 1, 2015, pp. 1-19.
  • “Sheriff Bell’s Bad Faith: A Sartrean Perspective on Freedom and Anguish in McCarthy’s No Country for Old Men.” British and American Fiction, vol. 22, no. 2, 2015, pp. 159-177.
  • “Something New under the Unseen Sun: Escaping the Inescapable in Cormac McCarthy’s The Road.” Journal of American   Studies, vol. 46, no. 2, 2014, pp. 299-316.
  • Truth, Power, and Blood: Grotesque Violence and Postmodern Historiography in Morrison’s Paradise.” Journal of American Studies, vol. 43, no. 1, 2011, pp. 5-32