Dr. Ginger Hanchey

Dr. Ginger Hanchey
Senior Lecturer
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Senior Lecturer


Old English Poetry
Teaching and Learning in Higher Education


Carroll Science, room 109
(254) 710-4593


Ph.D. Baylor University
M.A. Texas A&M University
B.A. Baylor University

Courses Taught

  • ENG 1302: Thinking and Writing
  • ENG 1304: Thinking, Writing, and Research
  • ENG 2301: British Literature
  • ENG 3311: English Literature through the Sixteenth Century
  • ENG 4310: Old and Early Middle English Literature
  • ENG 4316: Special Topics in Medieval Literature


Ginger Hanchey specializes in Old English poetics, and in particular, how oral traditional features of Old English poetry contribute to its meaning. She has poems of her own published or forthcoming in journals such as Nashville Review, Foundry, and Tar River Poetry.  Her debut chapbook, Letters of a Long Name, will appear in 2019.  She also has interest and professional experience in teaching and learning in higher education.