Lisa C. Hickman

Lisa C. Hickman holds her Ph.D. in American literature from the University of Mississippi and is the editor of Remembering: Joan Williams’ Uncollected Pieces (2016); a posthumous collection featuring previously published but uncollected fiction and nonfiction; the author of two works of nonfiction, William Faulkner and Joan Williams: The Romance of Two Writers and Stranger to the Truth; as well as numerous essays, articles, and reviews. 

The book’s title piece, “Remembering,” features a 1981 essay on Byronic Mississippi-born poet, Frank Stanford—known to Joan from his infancy until his tragic suicide—whose collected poems What About This (2015) appeared thirty-seven years posthumously. 

Lisa C. Hickman