- Ph.D., English, University of California, Riverside. June, 2015.
Teaching and Research Interests
First-Year Writing, Writing About Writing, Popular Culture and Composition, Film Studies
Selected Publications, Presentations, and Professional Activities
The Last Word: The Hollywood Novel and the Studio System (Oxford University Press, 2020).
"Staging Hollywood Scandal: The Rise and Fall of Carroll and Garrett Graham's Queer People." Pacific Coast Philology (forthcoming).
“‘Movie Plots Pushed into Prose’: The Extra Girl, Will Hays, and the Novel of Silent Hollywood.” Adaptation, vol. 7, no. 3, 2014, pp. 229-254.
“‘Clearer Than Real’: A History of Mediated Realities in Pynchon’s Against the Day.” Genre, vol. 47, no. 2, 2014, pp. 141-170.
Production Editor, Los Angeles Review of Books.