University of Tampa 2009 – Present

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Composition/Academic Success Courses

 GTW 101/102 Academic Success

GTW 103 Academic Success for Transfer Students

FYW 101 Composition and Rhetoric

FYW 102 Composition, Rhetoric, and Research

AWR 201 Academic Writing and Research

Themes: Southern Spaces, Food Fights, Fighting Words, Tampa Spaces and Places, Social Justice in American Literature

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Honors Seminars

HON 101/102 City-as-Text

FYWH 102 The Digital Age

ENGH 125 Great Books: Slave Narratives

LITH 277: The F Word: American Feminism

AWRH 201: Tampa Spaces and Places


Lecture Courses

LIT 171 LGBTQ+ Feminism and Gender Studies, an Introduction

ENG 208 Survey of American Literature to the Civil War

ENG 209 Survey of American Literature after the Civil War

ENG 240 Memoir (hybrid)

LIT 270 Sex and Seduction in Early American Literature

LIT 273 Foodways

ENG 275 Eating Our Words: The Rhetoric of American Foodways

ENG 276 Food Fights!

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Upper-Level Seminars

ENG 353 Sex and Seduction in the Early American Republic (hybrid)

ENG 355 Literature of the Early American Republic

ENG 365 Major Authors: Southern Writers

LIT 391 Nineteenth-Century Fiction

LIT 425 The Alternative American Renaissance

LIT 425 Loyalist Women Writers of the American Revolution



University of Mississippi 2008 – 2009

Teaching Assistant

ENG 222 World Literature Since 1650

ENG 223 American Literature to the Civil War

ENG 224 American Literature after the Civil War

ENG 226 British Literature since the Romantic Period


 ENG 250 The Art of Argument

ENG 391 Major Authors of American Literature

ENG 322 African-American Literature to the Harlem Renaissance

ENG 310 Southern American Women Writers

McClennan Community College 2005

ENG 101 Composition and Rhetoric

Baylor University 2003 – 2004

ENG 1302 Thinking and Writing

ENG 1304 Thinking, Writing, and Research