Special Dinner at CSUF

April 1, 2014

Last week I attended a special dinner at CSUF where I presented my research and experiences. This last month has been very rewarding, with the dinner, the Popular Culture conference, and the work I have done on my Master’s project about women and violence in late 19th century detective fiction. I hope to have more

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Popular Culture Conference, Albuquerque NM

Southwest PCA/ACA Conference Wrap-Up “That’s the nice thing about collaborating with someone: Your work becomes a conversation.” ~ Noah Baumbach The Southwest PCA/ACA Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico resulted in just that–a collaboration of brilliant academic minds on popular culture criticism. There were some great Eco-Crit panels at this conference! 

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Publications and Research

February 13, 2014

Working for the college of Humanities and Social Sciences has been a very rewarding experience. Over the course of the years here at CSUF, I have worked on three publications: the Humanities and Social Sciences Newsletter, the Anecdote (the English, Comparative Literature, and Linguistics alumni newsletter), and the SLI Newsletter.  

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