Dr. Fred Arroyo

Associate Professor

Dr. Fred Arroyo
(615) 898-5164
Room 387, Peck Hall (PH)
MTSU Box 70, Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Departments / Programs

Degree Information

  • PHD, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (2001)
  • MA, Purdue University (1997)
  • MFA, Warren Wilson College (1997)
  • BA, Purdue University (1994)

Areas of Expertise

Fiction writing, brief prose forms, the essay, and Latino/a Literature.


Fred Arroyo is the author of the following books: 

Sown in Earth: Essays of Memory and Belonging (University of Arizona Press, 2020)  

Western Avenue and Other Fictions (University of Arizona Press, 2012).

The Region of Lost Names: A Novel (University of Arizona Press, 2008.