Kelly Mayhew

Kelly S. Mayhew

English Department/Honors Program

Office: C204
Office Phone: (619) 388-3136
Office Hours: See office door every semester


English 101, Honors English 101, English 205, Honors English 205, English 215, English 216, Honors Humanities 101

Professional Background

B.A. in English, University of California at Santa Barbara
M.A. in English, San Diego State University
Ph.D. in American Culture Studies, Bowling Green State University


Kelly Mayhew is co-editor with Alys Masek of "Mamas and Papas: On the Sublime and Heartbreaking Art of Parenting" (City Works Press, 2010), co-author with Jim Miller of "Better to Reign in Hell: Inside the Raiders Fan Empire" (The New Press, 2005) and co-author with Jim Miller and Mike Davis of "Under the Perfect Sun: The San Diego Tourists Never See" (The New Press, 2003). She has also had work published in "Fiction International", "American Book Review", "Rattle", the "San Diego Union-Tribune", "A Community of Readers", and elsewhere. Mayhew is a founding member of San Diego City Works Press, for which she serves as Managing Editor.


San Diego Community College District Honors Program Co-Coordinator San Diego City College Honors Program Co-Coordinator Labor Studies Program Coordinator Political Action Vice President, AFT Local 1931 Managing Editor, San Diego City Works Press