Jimmy Gilligan


Jimmy Gilligan, Program Manager

Jimmy Gilligan is a recent graduate of the English M.A. program at Kansas State University. His academic focus in grad school was cultural studies, and media  and representations in contemporary dystopian literature. His other research interests include the intersections of gender, race, and socioeconomics.  

Previously, Jimmy was a journalist for several different organizations. He grew up and has lived in several places throughout the Midwest, and is “four seasons through and through.” He likes to read and write short fiction in his free time, and enjoy the great outdoors as much as possible through camping, mountain biking, and hiking.