Visiting Assistant Professor, English
Poetry; creative nonfiction; fiction; hybrid/mixed form writing; ecopoetics and ecocriticism; documentary filmmaking.

Old Main, 208
651-696-6179

Benjamin Voigt grew up on a horse farm in upstate New York. He studied English and Environmental Studies at Macalester, and received an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Alabama, where he was a Graduate Council Fellow. He is currently at work on his first book, a collection of poems about humans, computers, and other animals.
Areas of study
  • poetry
  • creative nonfiction
  • fiction
  • hybrid/mixed form writing
  • ecopoetics and ecocriticism
  • documentary filmmaking
Fall 2018 Courses
  • ENGL 150-02/03 Introduction to Creative Writing
  • ENGL 280-01 Crafts of Writing: Poetry