John Desjarlais

John Desjarlais

Assistant Professor, English
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Professional Education & Certifications

  • BA, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • MA, Columbia University
  • MA, Illinois State University


Career Highlights

  • Christianity Today Readers Choice Award nominee
  • Doubleday Book Club Selection ("Relics")
  • Catholic Arts & Letters Award nominee


Professional Interests

  • Detective fiction, American Literature, creative writing



Publications & Presentation

  • BLEEDER: a mystery (Chesterton Press)
  • VIPER: a mystery (Chesterton Press)
  • SPECTER: a mystery (Chesterton Press)



Professional Association

  • Mystery Writers of America