Nic Helms

Nic Helms



  • PhD, English, The University of Alabama, 2015
  • MA, English, The University of Alabama, 2009
  • BA, English, Mercer University, 2006


Dr. Nicholas R. Helms is a 2015 graduate of the Hudson Strode Program in Renaissance Studies, where he wrote his dissertation on Shakespearean character and cognitive theory. Nic worked for several years as assistant to the Strode director, Prof. Sharon O’Dair, and he acts as artistic director of the Improbable Fictions staged reading series.

You can find Nic’s publications on his CV and at

Selected Publications

Forthcoming 2019!