Ph.D. in English, The Graduate Center, CUNY, Expected 2019
Oral Examination Fields: Narratives of Self-Destruction; Holocaust Memoir and Fiction; Visions of England in British Genre Fiction, 1880-1960
M.Phil. in English, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 2018
M.A. in Liberal Studies, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 2013
“The Leap and the Gap: Writing Suicide in Modernist Britain”
Advisor: Richard A. Kaye
Adjunct Lecturer, The City College of New York, CUNY, 2018-present
Writing Consultant, The Writing Center, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 2018-present
Adjunct Lecturer, Lehman College, CUNY, 2016-present
Graduate Teaching Fellow, Lehman College, 2014-18
Adjunct Lecturer, Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY, 2015-16
The City College of New York
Adjunct Lecturer, 2018-present
ENG 38105: Modern Drama II (SP 18)
ENG 39203: The Political Novel (SP 18, FA 18)
Adjunct Lecturer, 2016-present
Graduate Teaching Fellow (Instructor of Record), 2014-18
ENG 111: Composition I (FA 14, 15, 16, 17, 19)
ENG 121: Composition II (SP 15, 16, 17)
ENG 222: Literary Genres (SU 15, SP 18, 19)
ENG 226: Shakespeare (SP 17)
ENG 322: Modernism (FA 16)
Borough of Manhattan Community College, CUNY
Adjunct Lecturer, 2015-16
ENG 101: English Composition (FA 15)
“Whispering Together in the Dark: Rereading Samuel Beckett’s Homosociality through Harold Pinter.” The Harold Pinter Review: Essays on Contemporary Drama 2.1 (2018): 107-117. Print.
“A Reader’s Beheading: Nabokov’s Invitation and Authorial Utopia.” Nabokov Studies 13 (2014/15): 53-93. Print.
“Leo Braudy, Haunted: On Ghosts, Witches, Vampires, Zombies, and Other Monsters of the Natural and Supernatural Worlds.” Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts 27.3 (2016): 515-518. Print.
“Máirtín Ó Cadhain, The Dirty Dust.” Modern Language Studies 45.2 (Winter 2016): 65-66. Print.
Interviewer, Alumni Recruiting Network, Oberlin College, 2014-present
New Student Mentor, English Student Association, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 2014-present
Hiring Committee, Associate Director for The Writing Center, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 2019
Alumni and Fundraising Committee, English Student Association, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 2017-19
Listserv Administrator, English Student Association, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 2018
Chair, Modern Drama Division, South Atlantic Modern Language Association, 2016-17
Assessment Scoring Committee, English Department, Lehman College, 2014-15 and 16-17
Tutor, English Department Writing Lab, Lehman College, 2014
Research Assistant to Richard A. Kaye and Jane Marcus, 2013-14
Fellowships & Grants
Presidential Research Fellowship, The Writing Center, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 2018-present
The Robert Adams Day Dissertation Year Fellowship, English Department, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 2018-19
Travel Grant, The Modernist Studies Association, 2018
Writing Across the Curriculum Fellowship, Lehman College, 2017-18
Graduate Center Fellowship, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 2013-18
Conference Presentation Support Grant, The Graduate Center, CUNY, 2016-17
“One Might Come to Fruit in Death: D.H. Lawrence, the Death Drive, and Women in Love.” International D.H. Lawrence Conference. Taos, New Mexico. July 2020.
“Teaching with Digital Technologies and Writing for Public Audiences.” Experts Among Us. Lehman College. March 2019.
“Archives, Public Writing, and Digital Pedagogy.” CUNY IT Conference. John Jay College of Criminal Justice. New York, NY. December 2019.
“The Good Soldier and the Edwardian Disappearance of Death.” Modernist Studies Association Conference. Columbus, OH. November 2018.
“One Might Come to Fruit in Death: D.H. Lawrence, the Death Drive, and Women in Love.” D.H. Lawrence Virtual Conference for Graduate Students. April 2018.
“Durkheim and Freud: Competing Narratives of Suicide.” Northeast Popular/American Culture Association Conference. University of Massachusetts. Amherst, MA. October 2017.
“Whispering Together in the Dark: Rereading Samuel Beckett through Harold Pinter.” South Atlantic Modern Language Association Conference. Durham, NC. November 2015.
“Living Among Them: Finding W.G. Sebald in Austerlitz.” Re(presentation): Problematizing Authenticity. St. John’s University. Jamaica, NY. March 2015.
“Norman Mailer’s Jewish Hitler.” The Norman Mailer Society Conference. Wilkes University. Wilkes-Barre, PA. October 2014.
Panel Moderator, “Blackness and the Law.” Black Lives. The Graduate Center, CUNY. New York, NY. April 2019.
Panel Organizer, “Suicidal Modernisms.” Modernist Studies Association Conference. Columbus, OH. November 2018.
Panel Organizer and Moderator, “Modern Drama.” South Atlantic Modern Language Association Conference. Jacksonville, FL. November 2016.
Panel Co-Organizer, “Periodizing the Twentieth Century.” Friday Forum. The Graduate Center, CUNY. September 2015.
Panel Moderator, “Narrating the Traces of Loss.” Trance. The Graduate Center, CUNY. New York, NY. March 2015.
American Women Writers and the Masks of Modernism, Hildegard Hoeller
Baldwin, Mailer, and the Flowering of American Masculinity, Marc Dolan
Biblical Narratology: Theory, Hermeneutics, and Biblical Narrative, David Richter
Classical Culture, Marie Marinetti
Edwardian Literature, Richard A. Kaye
Feminist Texts and Theories, Alyson Cole and Kyoo Lee
Finnegans Wake, Edmund Epstein
The Frames of Thomas Hardy’s Fiction, Felicia Bonaparte
From Rebellion to Modernism: Crosscurrents of the 1920s, Morris Dickstein
Introduction to Doctoral Studies, David S. Reynolds
Milton, Andrea Walkden
Modern/Postmodern: Mann, Musil, Kluge, Sebald, Caroline Rupprecht
Modernist Singularities, Mary Ann Caws
On Book Reviewing, André Aciman
On Spirals: Modernism and Its Aftermaths, Nico Israel
Postmodernism: Italy and Beyond, Giancarlo Lombardi
Rereading Jane Austen, Talia Schaffer
The Shaping of Modernity 1789-1914, David Gordon
Teaching Practicum, Salita Bryant
Theory and Practice of Literary Criticism, Giancarlo Lombardi
Wordsworth, Keats, and the Origins of Modern Poetry, Morris Dickstein