April Fallon, PhD

Professor of English Division of Literature, Languages and Philosophy
Hathaway HallRoom 407H400 East Main St.Frankfort, KY 40601(502) 597-6316


Dr. April D. Fallon is a Professor of American Literature, Creative Writing, and Integrative Studies at Kentucky State University. She received a Ph.D. in 20th Century American Literature and Creative Writing from University of Louisiana at Lafayette, an M.F.A. in Poetry from University of Pittsburgh, and a B.A. in English from North Central College. She regularly teaches upper level English and Creative Writing courses. She also teaches in KSU’s Integrated Studies program. She has recently published papers on E. E. Cummings, Lorine Niedecker, and poetics. Her book Universe of Discourse was published by Finishing Line Press in 2011, and her latest book, Mindeye’s Consort,  was published in 2013.

Degrees and Certifications

  • B.A., North Central College
  • M.F.A., University of Pittsburgh
  • Ph.D., The University of Louisiana–Lafayette