Daniel Keding

Daniel Keding

Adjunct Lecturer

MA, English, University of Illinois at Springfield

Research focus

My interests are focused on traditional folktales & fairy tales. Also, the use of storytelling in various public areas. I am currently working on two more books.


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. 

Office hours

Thursdays 4:30 to 5:00 p.m. & after class or by appointment