Kevin R. Griffith

Professor of Legal Research and Writing

Kevin R. Griffith


  • Ph.D. in English, The Ohio State University
  • M.A., The Ohio State University
  • B.A., Grand Valley State University


  • Poetry
  • Grammer
  • Writing


Dr. Kevin Griffith has taught in the English Department at Capital since 1994 and at the Law School since 2000. He teaches the Supplemental Writing course.

Additional professional experience

Dr. Griffith is the creator of the website, in which he and his son Sebastian recreated David Foster Wallace's 1,079 page novel Infinite Jest in Legos. He has published six books, the most recent being 101 Kinds of Irony (Folded Word, 2012). He is the recipient of three Individual Excellence Awards in Poetry from the Ohio Arts Council.

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)