Merrill Cole, Associate Professor of English
Advisor, Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Minor in Queer Studies
Western Illinois University    Faculty Directory Page
Merrill received a Fulbright Senior Research Award to Germany, September 2010 - January 2011. His translation from the German of Anita Berber and Sebastian Droste's Dances of Vice, Horror, and Ecstasy was published in 2012 by Side Real Press.

Curriculum Vitae
Profil: Hochschule für bildende Künste Braunschweig
Fall 2015 Courses
Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Minor in Queer Studies
Previous Semesters
Simpkins Hall


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Department of English





Essays, & Translations

Remaking Sense

Symptom or Inspiration?

Backwards Ventriloquy

Jouissance of the Commodities

Admiration's Double Labor

WikiLeaks & David Wojnarowicz

Dances of Vice, Horror, & Ecstasy







Objective Correlative

The Mystery of Statistics


How the Nighingales Lost Their Hands

Candy Man

5 Poems Published in 2009

Too Tied to Luck


Proof of Love

A Gray Princess