Education: B.A., University of West Georgia
(2008); Ph.D. and certificate in Women's Studies, Howard University,
Washington, DC (2014).
Expertise: 20th/21st century African American
Literature, Octavia E. Butler, and Black Female Vampires.
Distinctions: Frederick Douglass Doctoral Fellow (2008-2013)
and Preparing Future Faculty Fellow (2011-2014).
Publications: Review of Gregory
Jerome Hampton’s Changing Bodies in the
Fiction of Octavia Butler: Slaves, Aliens, and Vampires (2012)
Contact: Lubbers Hall 320