Dr. Martin M. Jacobsen is an associate professor
of English at West Texas A&M University, where he won the
2001-2002 Teaching Excellence award. Teaching is his great privilege.
His book, Transformations of Literacy in Computer-Mediated Communication:
Orality, Literacy, Cyberdiscursivity, was published in 2002
by the Edwin Mellen Press. He likes crosswords, jumbles, cryptoquotes,
and sudokus. His greatest joy is raising his children. Dr. Jacobsen
earned his Ph.D. in English at Texas A&M in 1999.