Dr. Eric A. Potter

Associate Professor of English

Contact Information:

Office: Hall of Arts and Letters - 200 B

Phone: 724-458-2993

E-mail: EAPotter@gcc.edu

Mailing Address: Grove City College, 100 Campus Drive. Box #2565, Grove City, PA 16127


"Love only what you do,
And not what you have done." - Adrienne Rich

Career Highlights  


Undergraduate: Wheaton College (IL), English, 1985
Master's: University of Virginia, English, 1988
Doctorate: University of Virginia, English, 1997



Assistant Professor of English, Toccoa Falls College (1995-2000)

Seminar participant in Calvin Seminars in Christian Scholarship, topic: "American Literature and the Question of Belief" (Summer 2002)

Courses Taught  

American Literature Survey I & II
Civilization and Literature
Creative Writing
Modern Poetry 
Romantic Literature

Scholarly Interests 

American literature, contemporary poetry
Religion and literature

Campus Activities 

Advisor to Echo, the literary magazine