Christy Hallberg

Title: Teaching Associate Professor
Office: Erwin 320
Phone: 252.328.2374


Christy Hallberg is a native of Greenville. She worked at a local CPA firm and taught English and Journalism at Roanoke High School in Martin County before joining the ECU faculty in 2000. Her essays, interviews, and fiction have appeared or are forthcoming in such publications as North Carolina Literary Review, The International Journal of Arts in Society, Pitkin Critical Arts Review, Mainstreet Rag, Fiction Southeast, Concho River Review, Eclectica, and Emerge Literary Journal.


B.S. East Carolina University
M.A. East Carolina University
M.F.A. Goddard College

Research Interests

Southern Literature
African American Literature
Pop Culture in Fiction
Post-WWII American Fiction
Fiction Writing

Courses Taught

ENGL 3880: Writing for Business & Industry
ENGL 3850: Intro to Fiction Writing
ENGL 3420: The Short Story
ENGL 2000: Interpreting Literature
ENGL 1100: Foundations of College Writing

ENGL 1000: Appreciating Literature