Fall 2019

Seminar in Contemporary American Literature: “Borderlands: Geographies of Nation and Self in US Latinx Memoir”

Thesis Workshop for Literary Studies

Spring 2019

Introductory Topics in Race and Literature:  “In Other Worlds: Reading Race in Speculative Fiction”

Public Speaking in the 21st Century

Fall 2018

Special Topics in American Literature: “Imagining Cuba from the Diaspora: Cuban-American Literature

Fall 2017-Spring 2018

On Leave

Spring 2017

US Latino/a Literature: “From the Barrio: The Politics of US Latino/a Literature

Literature and Composition: “Borderlands: Geographies of Nation and Self in US Latino/a Memoir

Fall 2016

Studies in Dramatic Literature: “Margins to Mainstream: US Latino/a Theater and Film

Spring 2016

On Leave

Fall 2015          

Studies in Contemporary Literature: “(Re)Imagining the Past in Caribbean Historical Fiction”

Contemporary Multiethnic American Literature: “Challenging the Borders of Americanness”


Fall 2003-Spring 2015

Undergraduate Courses         

U.S. Latino/a Theater and Film; U.S. Latino/a Literature; Caribbean Literature in English; Historical Fiction; Women in Literature; 20th Century Major American Writers; American Literature since 1865; Honors Senior Seminar; Introduction to Literary Studies; Interpretation of Drama

Graduate Seminars               

U.S. Latino/a Performance; U.S. Latino/a Historical Fiction; U.S. Latino/a Literature and Theory: Genre and Writing the Hyphen; U.S. Latino/a Literature and Theory: Politics and the Market; Caribbean Historical Fiction; Caribbean Fabulist Fiction; Caribbean Literature and Theory: Migration in the Caribbean Imaginary; Principles and Problems of Literary Study; Teaching Colloquium for English Graduate Teaching Assistants; Research Colloquium for MA Thesis Students