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Creative Writing: Service Learning and Social Justice
Graduate Creative Writing: Trauma and Witness
Senior Seminar: Literature of Political Engagement


Marymount University, Associate Professor, 2007-present
Courses taught: Composition I and II (EN 101 and EN 102), Elements of Literary Study (EN 200), World Literature of the Middle Ages (EN 202), Approaches to Creative Writing (EN 270), The Writing Process (EN 301), Creative Writing (EN 302), Topics in Creative Writing (EN 305), Modern Poetry (EN 323), Senior Seminar (EN 424), Building Textual Interpretation (EN 501), Studies in Creative Writing (EN 559)

Rhodope International Theatre Laboratory (RITL), Lecturer, Bulgaria, 2005-2011
Lectures presented: Dionysus in Contemporary Poetry, The Text of Beowulf, Overview of Norse Mythology, Women in Norse Sagas, Apocalypse in Contemporary Poetry, Tricksters in World Myth, Tricksters in Contemporary Culture, Creative Writing as Performance

Coastal Carolina University, Visiting Assistant Professor, 2006-2007
Courses taught: Composition (ENGL 101), Composition and Literature (ENGL 102), Masterpieces in World Literature I (ENGL 275)