Currently, I am in a Visiting Scholar at Concordia University in Montreal, teaching courses on feminist theory, poetry, and science and technology studies. My research draws on modern and contemporary Anglophone literature, science… Continue reading

CV and Research

My dissertation examines a shifting aesthetics of “liveliness” across the 20th century– an era where the molecular sciences have increasingly defined the parameters of vitality. Drawing on environmental theory and new materialist criticism,… Continue reading

Teaching and Courses

*** BROWN UNIVERSITY, Adjunct Assistant Professor MCM1500: Dialogues on Feminism and Technology, FALL 2013 Course Website: http://femtechnetbrown.wordpress.com/ Course Syllabus: FEMTECHNET FINAL “Dialogues on Feminism and Technology” is part of a worldwide network of feminist scholars,… Continue reading


  Others Will Enter the Gates: Immigrant Poets on Poetry, Influences, and Writing in America (Black Lawrence Press) The essay, “Lisbon, Tanga, Goa” was included in this volume, published in 2015 by Black… Continue reading

Readings and Work

 RECENT PUBLISHED WORK “Lisbon, Tanga, Goa,” Black Lawrence Press, 2015 “Toxicity, Vulnerability, and Intimacy,” The Boston Review, 2014 “The Flight to Sacramento,” RATTLE, June 2013 “Spectral” and “Big Sur,” HOW Journal, March 2013… Continue reading

The Poetry/Poetics Hub

The mission of the Poetry/Poetics Hub (PPH) is to foster a dynamic environment for poetry—its creation, study, and presence—at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Its purpose is to generate a fresh interest in… Continue reading