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


  • Supplemental writing
  • Poetry and creative writing


Professor Griffith is an Associate Professor of English at Capital University and is a faculty member in the Legal Research and Writing Program at the Law School. He is a recipient of the Columbus Literary Award in Poetry from the Greater Columbus Arts Council and a recipient of two Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist's Fellowships in Poetry. His publications include Paradise Refunded (Backwaters Press, 1999); Someone Had to Live (San Diego Poets Press, 1994); The Common Courage Reader: Essays for an Informed Democracy (Common Courage Press, 2000); and over 200 poems published in journals such as Chelsea, Mid-American Review, George Washington Review, and Poems & Plays.

Curriculum Vitae (PDF)