I am a researcher, educator, and academic copyeditor. I have extensive experience working in academic publishing, teaching college composition and literature courses, and participating in community engagement projects projects.

Currently, I am a PhD candidate in literary studies at Purdue University, where I hold a Bilsland Dissertation Fellowship. My research focuses on Restoration and eighteenth-century British literature and culture. My academic essays appear in SEL Studies in English Literature 1500-1900, Eighteenth-Century Fiction, Women’s WritingRomantic Circles, and Children’s Literature Association Quarterly.

hellgates

Frontispiece to Hell-Gates Open to All Men (1751)