Assistant Professor, English Department

Ph.D., Michigan State University, 2007
tel.: 607-777-4207
fax.: 607-777-2408 

Areas of Interest

Literatures of the Americas 
Grassroots political movements 
Free speech and censorship 
Democratic theory
Complex Systems
Literature and Labor

Current Projects

A book titled Leaves of Grassroots Politics: Democracy, the Swarm, and the Literatures of the Americas

Books and Recent Articles

"The Anxiety of Authority in The Grapes of Wrath" 
"Working and Learning Conditions after the National Labor Relations Board's Brown University Decision"

Recent Courses Taught

Banned Books and Stories Not Told 
Democracy in the Literatures of the Americas 
Zoot Suit Riots: Modern Chicano/a Literature

Last Updated: 7/25/14