Literature: affect and politics; problems in mass culture and popular culture; science and technology studies; critical historicism and the contemporary moment; Shakespeare in public culture; Milton and early modern literature
Writing and Rhetoric: web authoring and design, technical writing, digital/electronic publication, mobile media
middle eastern literature; world literature; gender and sexuality
Literature: American Indian literatures, U.S. and global Southern studies, Native American and Indigenous Studies, American fiction from the beginnings to the 21st century, multi-ethnic American literatures
poetry, ecopoetics, literary translation, recent and contemporary American poetry
Writing and Rhetoric
fiction, non-fiction and translation
Rhetoric, Composition, and Pedagogy: spatial politics; rhetorics of violence; cultural rhetorics; automobilities; masculinities; empathic rhetorics; rhetorics of e/migration; trends in edtech; digital pedagogies; MOOCs
Empathy; Somatosensory Rhetorics; Design/Materialities; Trauma, Language, and Conflict
Literature: African American literature; poetry
Literature: Asian American literature and culture, ethnic enclaves, Disability Studies, North Korea.
Early Modern British Literature and Culture; International Education and Student Mobility
Literature: drama, philosophy, history
Writing and Rhetoric: International technical communication, professional and technical communication, social justice, public intellectualism, rhetoric of technology, technology and elections, politics, biometric technology, and localization.
Literature: 18th and 19th century British literature and culture, esp. Romanticism; lyric poetry; history of reading; literary and cultural theory
Writing and Rhetoric: Classical and contemporary rhetorical theory, digital rhetoric, digital scholarship and electronic publication, web authoring and design, technical and scientific writing
Literature: world literature, modern fiction, comparative literature
folk narrative; foodways; folk custom and drama; cultural tourism
Documentaries, American media, war movies, black popular cultures, sports and media, horror, action, and science fiction, gender and sexuality
Writing and Rhetoric: brain research and the teaching of writing; portfolio assessment; writing and meditation
narrative, performance, the ethnography of communication, Islam, Central Asia and the Middle East
fiction; non-fiction; online writing and publishing
early American literature, early modern women's writing, feminist theory
Literature and culture of the U.S. South; race, religion, and literature; ecocriticism and environmental justice.
Composition, writing in the disciplines, writing across the curriculum, teaching literature, early modern literature
Writing and Rhetoric: theories and histories of rhetoric, material rhetorics, continental philosophy, digital rhetoric, videogames, mobile media, cultural studies, composition pedagogy
Fiction and Creative Nonfiction, Modernist Literature, Utopian and Dystopian Literatures
Literature: 19th-21st Century African Diasporic Literature and Visual Culture; Interrelations Among Metaphysics, Science, and Aesthetics; Posthumanism; New Materialism; Bio/Necro/Cosmo-politics; Feminist and Queer Theory; Racial Ecologies
oral response to student writing, online civility, virtual intellectual property, online instructional design
Literature: contemporary poetry; Critical Theory; Visual art and Art History;
Composition: Literature - Teen/Young Adult Fiction, Gender and Sexuality, United States Literature, African American Literature, Women Writers
Literature: American literature and its relations to political and religious contexts
Adult learning styles, classroom assessment techniques, and composition.
Writing and Rhetoric: Composition, writing across the curriculum/in the disciplines, ethnography, writing program administration and pedagogy, student writing development
Short Fiction, Experimental Fiction, Novel and Novella Writing
Literature: nineteenth and twentieth-century American literature; publishing and book history; writing and editing
Sense of Place, Appalachian Studies, Transnational Migration
Writing and Rhetoric: Medical rhetoric, vaccine controversy, professional and technical communication, public rhetoric, rhetoric of science and technology
Public and professional discourses, focusing on rhetorics of transitional justice and reconciliation
Composition and Creative Nonfiction
Composition: teacher development, scholarship of teaching and learning
nineteenth-century American literature; gender and sexuality studies; research methods; queer theory
Poetry, Constrained Writing, Typography, Design, Performance
Literature: Modernism;Anglophone novel and poetry, spec. Irish, Caribbean, British literature; postcolonialism and cultural studies
Literature: Early modern literature, Shakespeare and Renaissance drama, gender and sexuality
history of children's literature; eighteenth-century British literature; disability studies
Media Studies, Software and Critical Code Studies, Cultural Studies, History of Technology, Philosophy of Technology
non-fiction and fiction
Poetry Writing, Modern and Contemporary Poetry
Writing Instruction, Women's Literature, Gender Studies, Folklore
Writing and Rhetoric: composition and rhetoric, writing program administration, writing pedagogy education
Writing and Rhetoric: My primary research interests revolve around the development of writing abilities across the lifespan, with an emphasis on instruction and feedback, and the relationship of writing to knowledge production and social innovation.
Literature: medieval literature, science fiction, fantasy, literature and the arts, children's literature
British literature and culture of the long nineteenth century, nineteenth-century British novel, materialist approaches to literature.
Composition: 19th-century American literature, with particular focus on works by women and African-Americans; the novel; the antislavery movement; digital humanities; open educational resources; writing in and about the disciplines.
Film and Media Studies: global and transnational cinema; incarceration and security; diaspora and migration; violence and human rights; colonialism; Indian, Irish, and Latin American film; race, ethnicity, gender, and sexuality
Literature: eighteenth-century British literature; history of the novel
Folklore: Folklore, Urban Agriculture
Composition, Cultural Studies, African & African American Studies
Creative Writing: Poetry, Modern American Poetry, Civil War History and Fiction
Literature and popular culture, history of technology and business.
poetry; visual poetry; mixed form (prose & poetry); poetry's intersections with walking art and land art;
phonetics, phonology, second language acquisition, speech accents, alien language
late eighteenth century/early nineteenth century black antislavery writing with a particular emphasis on slave narrative autobiography, early black polemic, and their contributions to Atlantic political and intellectual currencies
Application of linguistics to TESL, formal semantics and the semantics-pragmatics interface, historical linguistics, computational linguistics
Literature: Restoration and 18th-Century British literature; nationalism, imperialism, and literary culture; postcolonial and world literature, esp. South Asian