About

Hello! I hold dual degrees in English and Library and Information Sciences.  My areas of research are in 20th and 21st century African American literature. My specialty is both Black popular culture and Black women studies. Another area of interest for me is digital humanities and digital pedagogy. I am the Humanities Librarian for IUPUI.

Education

EDUCATION


M.A. & PhD. in English Conferred, University of Iowa 12/18/2015


M.A. Library & Info. Sci. (Anticipated), University of Iowa 5/13/2016


B.A. English Minor in East Asian Studies– Business Japanese (Beginners level), Truman State University, Awarded 05/09/2009


·         Public Digital Humanities Certificate (Anticipated) 5/13/2016


 

·         P.O.R.O.I (Project on Rhetoric of Inquiry) Certificate

Publications

DISSERTATION TITLE


 

“Black Intimacy in the Popular Imagination: Re-examining African American Women’s Fiction 1965-2000.”

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