Degree(s) earned and location:
M.A., Creative Writing, University of Colorado at Boulder
M.F.A., Creative Writing in English, Arizona State University (continued at U.C. Boulder)
B.M., Theory and Composition, Arizona State University
Contemporary North American Poetry and Poetics, Contemporary Community Formations, Posthumanity, Space and Writing Practices
Bird Leaves the Cornice. Spring Gun Press: Boulder, 2011.
Commuter. Instance Press: Berkeley, 2009.
And Also a Fountain. NeoPepper Press: Cleveland, 2008.
Select Conference Presentations:
“Posture of Contour,” Caught In the Act: Performance and Performativity, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
“A Commitment to the Swoon: The Masochistic Contract in a Poetics of Secondary Witness,” College English Association, Pittsburgh, PA
Select Fellowships and Awards:
Spring Gun Press Chapbook Prize for Bird Leaves the Cornice
Phyllis Hurd Liston Poetry Prize for poem Bird Leaves the Cornice
Juked magazine poetry prize
Select Teaching Experience:
ENG 226 Poetry of Witness