I received my PhD in English from Loyola University Chicago (Nineteenth Century Studies). I also hold a Master's Degree in English from LUC (Early Modern Drama) and a BA in English and History from the University of Georgia. I am co-editor of Dickens Search and an associate editor of the Charles Dickens Letters Project.
Areas of research and expertise include Digital Humanities, Textual Studies, the English Novel, and Nineteenth-Century Race and Gender, Composition, and Learning English as a Second Language.
“ 'Of Spirits so Lost and Fallen’: The Violent Byronic Hero in Miserrimus and Wuthering Heights." Brontë Studies, February 2023, vol. #, no. #, pp. 1-13. DOI: 10.1080/14748932.2022.2148838.
"‘Keep[ing] the Outward Figure Away from the Fact’: Reading Harold Skimpole as a Person of Color in Bleak House." Dickens Quarterly, vol. 39, no. 3, September 2022, pp. 310-335, DOI: 10.1353/dqt.2022.0026.