Dr. Herbert Shippey
English and Communication
Part-time Instructor of English
Branch Stdt Cntr 317
Educational Background: Ph.D. in English, University of South Carolina, 1991
M.A. in English, Emory University, 1969
B.A. in English, Georgia Southern College, 1966
Dissertation Topic: “William Tappan Thompson: A Biography and Uncollected Fictional Writings”
Dr. Herbert Shippey began teaching at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College (ABAC) in 1992 and retired from full-time work in August 2008. From 1983-1992, he taught English at Andrew College in Cuthbert, Georgia. He presently teaches part-time at ABAC.
Research Interest: William Tappan Thompson and Humorist Writers of the Old Southwest. See my blog on this subject: <http://williamtappanthompson.wordpress.com/>
My personal blog, Words for the Wind: <http://wordsforthewind.wordpress.com/>
Office Hours, Fall 2015:
MWF, 9:00-10:00 a.m.; 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon
MW, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
TTh, 9:00 – 11:00 a.m.