- Ph.D., English, University of California, Riverside. June, 2015.
- M.A., English, University of California, Riverside. June, 2010.
- B.A., American Literature/Culture and Chicana/Chicano Studies, Summa Cum Laude, University of California, Los Angeles. June, 2008.
Teaching and Research Interests
Selected Publications, Presentations, and Professional Activities
"María Amparo Ruiz de Burton, 'White Slaves,' and Mexican Representation in the American Realist Chronology," American Literary Realism. Forthcoming (Spring 2021).
"María Amparo Ruiz de Burton." Oxford Bibliographies in American Literature. 2019.
"'I'll Publish Your Cowardice All Over California': María Amparo Ruiz de Burton's The Squatter and the Don in the Age of Howells." American Literary Realism, vol. 49, no. 3, 2017, pp. 210-225.
"A Julia de Burgos." By Julia de Burgos. Translation. The New Anthology of American Poetry: Postmodernisms 1950-Present, edited by Steven Gould Axelrod, Camille Roman, and Thomas Travisano, Rutgers University Press, 2012.