Faculty and Staff Directory
Department of English Language and Literature
• PhD, University of South Carolina, 2009
• MFA, Eastern Washington University, 2002
• ABJ, University of Georgia, 1998
Areas of Specialization
• Modernism and Physics
• Modern British Literature
• Creative Writing
Recently Taught Courses
• Advanced Writing
• Creative Writing
• British Survey
• Themes in British Literature "Cities of Language: Literature and the Metropolis"
• Themes in British Literature "Monsters and Monstrosity"
• Honors Rhetoric and Composition
• Capstone Themed Course, Critical Reading and Composition "Blood, Sex and Glory: Reading and Writing About Heroes and Legends"
• "The Spatiotemporal Topography of Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway: Capturing Britain's Transition to a Relative Modernity." Journal of Modern Literature. 38.1 (Summer 2015): - -. Print.
• "Making the Most of the Territorial Fringe: The Isolated Female Artist in Carol Ann Duffy's The World's Wife." Mythology and Modern Women Poets: Analysis, Reflection & Teaching. Ed. Colleen Harris. Jefferson, NC: McFarland Publishers, 2015. Print.
• "Two Russians and an American Walk Into an Irish Pub." The New Guard Literary Review 3. (2013): 368-82. Print.
• "Science and Technology." American Decades: 2000-2009. Ed. Eric Bargeron. New York: Gale Group, 2011. 433-72. Print.
• "Relativity, Quantum Physics, and Consciousness in Virginia Woolf’s To the Lighthouse." Journal of Modern Literature 32.3 (Spring 2009): 39-62. Print.
• "Quantum Entanglement, Chaos Theory, and the Unification of Multiplicities in Umberto Eco’s The Island of the Day Before." Critique: Studies in Contemporary Fiction 50.1 (Fall 2008): 69-86. Print.
• "Masculine Religion, Feminine Spirituality: The Mythical Landscape in the Poetry of Nuala Ni Dhomhnaill." Irish Studies: Geographies and Genders. Eds. Ed Madden and Marti D. Lee. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2008. 164-74. Print.
• "The Moon and Maria." The Literary Review. 48.2 (Winter 2005): 149. Print.
• "A Text in Collusion with its Protagonist: the Arranger's Obfuscatory Function in James Joyce's Ulysses." The XXIII North American James Joyce Conference, College of Charleston
• "Making the Most of the Territorial Fringe: The Isolated Female Artist in Carol Ann Duffy's The World's Wife." South Atlantic Modern Language Association Conference, Atlanta