Area of Interest
Narrative; Composition rhetoric on current issues; Louisiana literature; American
ENGL 2000: Issues of ethics, responsibility, and their implications in a globalized world.
ENGL 2025: A special emphasis course in Louisiana literature.
Awards & Honors
Instructor of Caffee Award recipient. Spring 2008
“Abysses of Solitude”: Chopin's Intertextual Reconsideration of Flaubert.” Accepted by Mississippi Quarterly. Publication date pending.
“Kate Chopin's Dialogic Engagement with W.D. Howells: “What Cannot Love Do?” Conference presentation at “Southern Accents: (Re)Configurations and (Re)Considerations.” Arkansas Philological Association, U of Central Arkansas, Eureka Springs: 9 Oct. 2009.