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3024 Cedar Hall                  
398-5899 ext 5928                                                                                           
Courses I Teach:

  • Elements of Writing
  • Composition I
  • Composition II
  • Forms of Literature: Fiction
  • Forms of Literature: Beyond Bartleby 
  • Creative Writing


B.A. Women's Studies, Minors in Africana Studies, English, North Carolina State University
Ph.D. Race, Class, and Gender (focus on Memoir/Narrative), University of Iowa


Purdue Online Writing Lab

Bird by Bird: Anne Lamott’s Timeless Advice on Writing and Why Perfectionism Kills Creativity by Maria Popova

Creative Shame: Some notes on writing, entitlement, and the things they told us were unspeakable by Ariel Gore