Food Rhetoric, Polyglot Citizenship, Ideological Apparatuses
Writing and Rhetoric PhD student and Graduate Teaching Assistant.
Digital Chicago Grant, Lake Forest College
M.A. in English, Western Illinois University, 2019
B.A. in English, Lake Forest College, 2017
“Yaris.” Poetry IV Panel: Yaris, Thriller, & Lana Del Rey: Poetry of Tech & Pop Culture. Pop Culture Association National Conference, Washington, D.C., April 17-20, 2019.
"Ambiguous Enlistment: Relinquished Identities in Ken Saro-Wiwa’s Sozaboy." Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language and Media (MCLLM), Northern Illinois University, April 12-13, 2019.
"Progressive! Or Not: Heteronormative Privilege in John Hamburg’s I Love You, Man (2009) and Nicole Holofcener’s Friends with Money (2006)." Midwestern Conference on Literature, Language and Media (MCLLM), Northern Illinois University, April 12-13, 2019.
“My Beautiful Dark Twisted (Urban) Fantasy: How Kanye West and Richard Mayhew Overcome the Below in order to Conquer the Above.” English Graduate Organization Annual Conference, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL, Friday, October 19, 2018.