AboutI teach mostly composition courses to community college students, mostly in ecocomposition mode. I sometimes get to teach science fiction, my real favorite. I’m currently turning my attention to open educational resources and increasing educational access in general.
EducationPh.D., CUNY Graduate Center, 1996
M.A., Northeastern University, 1988
B.A., Suffolk University, 1986
Review of Sylvie Magerstädt, Body, Soul and Cyberspace in Contemporary Science Fiction Cinema: Virtual Worlds and Ethical Problems. (Palgrave Pivot, 2014). SFRA Review 315 (Winter 2016): 20-21.
ProjectsWorking on an OER textbook for teaching ecocomposition in the community college.
MembershipsAssociation for the Study of Literature and Environment
Community College Humanities Association
International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts
Modern Language Association
National Council of Teachers of English