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Steven Luebke

Steve Luebke

Steven Luebke

Professor Emeritus



B.A., St. Norbert College

M.A., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Areas of Specialization:

American Literature, The Short Story, Creative Writing


Article on Ronald Wallace for Critical Analysis of Poetry 2nd ed. Salem Press, 2002.

"Using Linked Courses in the General Education Curriculum" in Academic.Writing May 2002.

"Looking Backward: A Thematics of Contemporary American Travel Fiction" in Lit: Literature, Interpretation, Theory 7 (1996): 103-15.

"Pictures of Our People: Jim Daniels' 'Digger' Poems" in Wascana Review 37.2 (Fall 2002) published in 2004. 158-174.

"The Portrayal of Sexuality in Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye " (in Censored Books: Critical Viewpoints Vol. II : Scarecrow Press, 2002)

Summary and Analysis of Robert Silverberg's Dying Inside in Magill's Guide to Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature October, 1996

"Using Popular Music and Television in the Freshman English Classroom" in the Iowa English Bulletin 42 (1994): 82-87.

"The Road as Autobiography" in the Jack London Newsletter 21 (1991): 99-105.


"Unauthorized Absence" in Rattlesnake Valley Sampler: an Anthology of Regional Writing Ed. Andrew David, Rattlesnake Valley Publishing: Houston MN, 2011.

"Release" in The Wisconsin English Journal 50.2 Spring 2009.

"Smoke and Mirrors" in Tribute to Orpheus (an anthology about music and musicians) Ed. Gary McKinney, Kearney Street Books: Bellingham WA, 2007.

"Radio One" in The Writers of Wisconsin . Ed. Craig Froelich, Crowbar Press: Madison WI May, 1995. 25-32.


"Elm" in the collection Tree Magic published by Sunshine Press.

"Stopping Smoking" ( Mediphors , 15 (2001).

"Wasp Waste" The Lucid Stone, 23 (2000).

"Picking Raspberries" 2000 Wisconsin Poets' Calendar.

"Fishing in September" 1998 Wisconsin Poets' Calendar.

"A Connection" Thirteen 13 (1994).

"Poem for Aunt Florence" Poet magazine 4.4 (1993).