Jamaal May

Jamaal May

Assistant Professor of Teaching
Wayne State University Poet in Residence

313-312-3923

jamaal.may@wayne.edu

5057 Woodward, 9305.2

Jamaal May

Department

English: Creative Writing

Research interest(s)/area of expertise

 Antidisciplinary Storytelling, Qualia and Mixed Sensory Experiences 

Education

M.F.A, Warren Wilson College

Awards and grants

Spirit of Detroit Award, Benjamin Danks Award from American Academy of Arts and Letters, Lannan Foundation Grant, Stadler Fellowship, Frost Fellowship, Kenyon Review Fellowshiip, Indiana Review Prize, Citvitella Ranieri Fellowship, Detroit Slam Champion, Notable Book Award from the National Library Assoiciation, Foreword Silver Medal.

Currently teaching

 Advanced Poetry Intensive (F22), English 7800: Lyricism (W23)

Courses taught

 Advanced Creative Writing, Pop Lit, Intro to Creative Writing, Advanced Poetry