Kelly Plante

Kelly Plante

Graduate Teaching Assistant
PhD Candidate

 5057 Woodward (Maccabees), Detroit, MI 48202

Curriculum vitae


Kelly Plante



Research interest(s)/area of expertise

  • Creative/literary nonfiction; the essay; writing by and about women; life writing; the history of the self; public humanities; digital archives; long eighteenth-century English literature


  • B.A. in English and Journalism, Honors College at Oakland University; Master of Arts in English, Wayne State University; PhD Candidate, Wayne State University

Currently teaching

  •  ENG 3050, Technical Writing I: Reports

Courses taught

 ENG 3120, English Literature after 1700; ENG 3050, Technical Writing I: Reports; ENG 3060, Technical Writing II: Presentations; ENG 1020, Introduction to College Writing

Other qualifications directly relevant to courses taught

Nearly 15 years' experience in the field of technical writing, editing, product/project management and team leadership in the U.S. Army and U.S. Marine Corps (civilian); 4 years' experience as a contributing writer for local newspapers; freelance writer; graphic/web design and coding (XML, XHTML, CSS)