At BVU since 1998

Degrees Held

B.A., English, University of New Hampshire
M.F.A., Creative Writing, Emerson College
M.A., English & American Literature, Tufts University
Ph.D., American Literature, Tufts University

Works published

Roman Fever: Domesticity and Nationalism in Nineteenth-Century American Women's Writing published by the Ohio State University Press (2004)

A modern and a model pioneer: Civilizing the Frontier in Constance Fenimore Woolson's 'A Pink Villa' accepted for publication in forthcoming volume, Postbellum Sojourns


George Wythe Award for Teaching Excellence.


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