Daniel Keding

Daniel Keding

Adjunct Lecturer

MA, English, University of Illinois at Springfield

Research focus

Traditional folktales, fairy tales, legends and myths and their importance in modern society and their use in education. I have published six books and am currently working on number seven.


Daniel Keding is a former Board member of the National Storytelling Network (NSN) and was inducted into the Circle of Excellence of the NSN in 2000. He has received numerous awards for books and recordings including the ALA Notable Recording for Children. 

Courses currently teaching

Office hours

Mondays 12:00-1:00 p.m. and 4:00-5:00 p.m.