I am project manager for Humanities Commons and other digital initiatives at the Modern Language Association. Previously, I was a Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR) Postdoctoral Fellow at Emory University, a position that was shared between the Stuart A. Rose Manuscript, Archives & Rare Book Library and the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship. I am a member of the Journal for Interactive Technology & Pedagogy editorial collective. In addition to my interest in the intersections between libraries, archives, and digital humanities, I research and write about African American culture and the Spanish Civil War.


The Graduate Center, City University of New York Ph.D., English with American Studies Certificate The Graduate Center, City University of New York M.Phil., English Barnard College, Columbia University B.A., English, summa cum laude; Phi Beta Kappa

Other Publications

Anne Donlon, Amanda Licastro, and Dominique Zino, editors. Special Issue on Challenging the Boundaries of the ePortfolio, Journal for Interactive Technology & Pedagogy, Fall 2016. “Things and Lost Things: Nancy Cunard’s Spanish Civil War Scrapbook.” Massachusetts Review 55.2 (2014): 192-205. Langston Hughes, Nancy Cunard, and Louise Thompson: Poetry, Politics, and Friendship in the Spanish Civil War. Lost and Found: CUNY Poetics Documents Initiative, 2012.

Upcoming Talks and Conferences

February 21, 2018: “Using Humanities Commons and CAA Commons to Build your Online Presence, Collaborate with Colleagues, and Increase the Impact of Your Scholarship,” College Art Association Conference, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. February 22, 2018: CAA Student and Emerging Professionals Committee’s Managing Your Online Presence workshop, College Art Association Conference, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. February 22-23, 2018: CAA Commons & Humanities Commons booth, Cultural & Academic Network Hall, College Art Association. April 27, 2018: “Leveraging Open-Source Technologies Together to Help Researchers Tell a More Textured Story About Their Work,” 2018 Southern Miss Institutional Repository Conference, University of Southern Mississippi.

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