University of Maryland College Park
New England College
Office: Wilson Annex, Room 407
Fall 2013 Office Hours:
Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m., and by appointment.
Fall 2013 Courses:
EN 229- Non-European Literature in English
EN 491- Seminar in English
Regularly Taught Courses:
EN 101 - College Composition I
EN 102 - College Composition II
EN 598 - Special Topics: World Lit
World Literature; 20th & 21st Century American Immigration and Ethnic Literature; Creative Writing (Poetry); Translation Theory & Practice; Roma/Gypsy Studies.
Father Dirt (Alice James Books, 2010);
Death Searches for You a Second Time by Carmelia Leonte [chapbook], co-translated with Michael Waters (Red Dragonfly Press, 2003).
(* indicates student co-author)
“Killing with Metaphors: Literary Representations of Romani in the East-Central European Imagination” in History of the Literary Cultures in East-Central Europe. Junctures and Disjunctures in the 19th and 20th Centuries. Vol. IV., Eds. Marcel Cornis-Pope and John Neubauer. (John Benjamins, 2010).
“‘Unbecoming, a desperate homesickness/ even at home’: Kimiko Hahn and the Poetics of Exhumation.” in Orient and Orientalisms in American Poetry and Poetics, Eds. Sabine Sielke & Christian Kloeckner (Frankfurt: Lang, 2009).
“Immigrant Narratives as Palimpsestic Translations.” Interculturality and Translation 2 (2006).
“Roma: Carving a Niche in the Theory and Practice of Democracy.” Soundings. An Interdisciplinary Journal LXXXVII (Spring/Summer 2004).
Bio-literary entry (“Al Young”) in African American National Biography (Eds. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., and Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham, Oxford UP, 2007).
Reviews in: Poetry International; The Georgia Review, Pleiades, Prairie Schooner, TriQuarterly, Southern Indiana Review, Marlboro Review, Review Revue, and Western Folklore.
Poems and translations in Connecticut Review, Meridians: feminism, race, transnationalism, Arts & Letters, Mississippi Review, Mid-American Review, The Prague Revue, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Subtropics, Crab Orchard Review, Southern California Anthology, Great River Review, Meridians, The English Record, Great River Review, Spillway, Poezia, and elsewhere.