Michael Livingston

Associate Professor, Advisor to The Shako, Associate Director of the Honors Program

Capers 120c 



- English 201

- English 426

·         A native of Colorado, Michael Livingston holds degrees in History, Medieval Studies, and English. In his academic life, Mike is an Associate Professor of English and Associate Director of the Honors Program at The Citadel; he has published on a range of subjects from the 1st to the 21st centuries. His latest book is Owain Glyndwr: A Casebook (2013). In his fiction life, Mike is also an award-winning writer published in a variety of genres and venues: from a historical retelling of Beowulf to a story about quantum physics in the world-renowned journal of science, Nature. His first story collection is Angels Among Other Things (2011).


  • B.A. in History, Baylor University (1998)
  • M.A. in Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University (2001)
  • M.A. in English, University of Rochester (2004)
  • Ph.D. in English, University of Rochester (2006)
  • Joined the department in 2006

Dr. Livington's curriculum vitae

Department of English / The Citadel / 171 Moultrie St. / Charleston, SC 29409-6310
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