Doni Wilson
Doni Wilson

Doni M. Wilson is a professor of English at Houston Baptist University. She received her
doctorate in English from UNC-Chapel Hill. She taught at UNC-Chapel Hill, Elon University, the University of Houston-Clear Lake, and the University of St. Thomas. In addition to writing academic essays on English and American literature, she has also written for The Millions, The Awl, The Houston Chronicle, and The Imaginative Conservative, as well as other publications. She blogs for the School of Humanites at Houston Baptist University at

9 Trigger Warnings for Hamlet

Trigger warnings are big spoiler alerts that give all the high drama of a work away. Imagine reading Hamlet after getting these trigger warnings.

Remembering The Challenger Seven

It is a warm January day and we head to Challenger Seven Memorial Park for my son’s orienteering event, part of his 7th grade leadership development course.

The Upside Of The Shutdown

Americans may realize that there are huge categories of life for which they really do not need the federal government in their lives.