Assistant Professor

Undergraduate Departments

  • English


A native of Brooklyn, New York, Dr. Turner teaches primarily sections of Introduction to Literature and upper-level literature courses.  He specializes in African American Literature, Adaptation Studies, Film Studies and Narrative Theory.  "And the capital of Nebraska is Lincoln." (Film quote.  Guess the film.)


Ph.D. in English, University at Albany, State University of New York
B.A. in English and textual studies, Syracuse University


t: 215.489.2916
e: wilbert.turner@delval.edu

Office Hours

Miller Hall 203
varies by semester, by appointment