Department: Language Studies and the
Originally from upstate New York, I joined the Saint
Leo faculty in 2008. I teach courses in the University Explorations
program, including the foundational writing classes as well as Love
and Desire in Literature, a course I recently designed. In
addition, I teach several courses within the English major,
including Introduction to Literary Studies, Literary Criticism, and
several selected topics courses such as Multiethnic American
Literature and Caribbean Literature.
Teaching & Professional
My teaching and research interests include women’s
literature and gender studies, postcolonial and cultural studies,
20th and 21st century multiethnic American literature, and
globalization and environmental justice in literature.
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