Education: B.A., University of West Georgia
(2008); Ph.D., Howard University, Washington, DC (expected 2014).
Expertise: 20th/21st century
African American Literature, Speculative Fiction and Black Women Writers,
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