Paul Lindholdt, PhD

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  • Environmental Humanities
  • American Literature
  • Literary Nonfiction
  • Travel Writing
  • Journalism
  • Historiography
  • Contemporary Poetry


Paul Lindholdt grew up on Puget Sound but divides his time between Spokane and Sandpoint, Idaho. He teaches literature, creative writing, and environmental studies. His work has been recognized by the Academy of American Poets, the Society of Professional Journalists, and the Washington Center for the Book, including a Washington State Book Award for his ecological memoir In Earshot of Water. He has published some 300 book chapters, journal articles, essays, columns, reviews, and poems on American studies and American literature. His faculty website can be found at

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