Associate Professor of English
Chair of the Women's and Gender Studies Program
B.A., Seattle Pacific University
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Washington
PhD in English, Certificate in Women Studies, University of Washington - Seattle, 2007
MA in English, University of Washington - Seattle, 2002
BA in Cultural Anthropology, University of Washington - Seattle, 1997
BA in English, French minor, Seattle Pacific University, 1995
Essays and Chapters:
“Marie Corelli’s ‘The Silence of the Maharajah’: Modern Marriage as Threat to Empire.” Victorians Institute Journal 44 (2016): 76-103.
“Lady Montagu’s Smokers’ Pastils and The Graphic: Advertising the Harem in the Home.” The Objects and Textures of Everyday Life in Imperial Britain. Eds. Janet Myers and Deirdre McMahon. Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing, 2016. 207-232.
“’More Ridiculous Than Sad’: Editing the Matrimonials in the London Journal.” Nineteenth-Century Contexts 36.3 (July 2014): 233-249.
“The Body Writes Back: Self-Possession in Mr. Meeson’s Will.” Nineteenth Century Gender Studies 8.3 (Winter 2012).
“Novel Conceptualizations of the Modern Housewife in Colonial North India.” South Asian Review 29.2 (Fall 2009): 158-181.
Fall 2017: on leave
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WGS219*01 Women in Culture and Society
ENG105*01 College Writing
ENG305*01 Postcolonial Literature
ENG261*01 Women Writers
WGS219*02 HNRS: Women in Culture & Soc
ENG105*06 College Writing
ENG105*15 HNRS: College Writing
ENG250*01 Tpc: What the Dickens?
FYE101*09 HNRS: First Year Experience
FYE401*09 Peer Advising