2007, B.A. English, University of North Carolina at Wilmington

2012, M.A. English, North Carolina State University


I specialize in Multiethnic and Latinx literatures. My dissertation explores the ways Mexican-heritage Latina writers use the topic of labor in their works to interrogate and re-shape notions of class, race, gender, culture, (trans)national identities, and citizenship.


Spring 2018    Lea/McLaurin Dissertation Completion Fellowship, UNC Chapel Hill Summer 2013    George Hills Harper Summer Research Fellowship, UNC Chapel Hill