Christopher Lee Manes

Christopher Lee Manes, PhD, teaches Rhetoric at the University of Texas at Dallas and History at Richland College. His primary role is Response to Intervention Coordinator for Richland Collegiate High School, a charter school of Dallas County Community College District. His work has appeared in Louisiana History, the Southwestern Review, and Carville: Remembering Leprosy in America. He lives in Dallas, Texas.


“Less a Leper Than I Have Been”

Book of documentary poetry recalls Louisiana's Carville Hospital and early 20th century experience of leprosy in America