Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION:

MA, Shakespeare Studies — 2016
King’s College London and Shakespeare’s Globe

BA, English Literature — 2015
The Ohio State University

WRITING/EDITING:

  • First reader, Strange Horizons – A Magazine of Speculative Fiction and Fantasy, January 2019 – Present.
  • Co-Founder/Facilitator, The Writing Group, January 2019 – Present
  • In addition to my editing work, I have experience writing academic essays, resumes & cover letters, book reviews, grant proposals, blog posts, news articles, social media posts, ad-copy, YouTube scripts, short fiction, and poetry.
  • My writing interests include gender and sexuality, LGBTQ+ identity and experience, science fiction & fantasy, cooking/baking, and worker’s rights. My interests are always expanding and growing!

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS/PERFORMANCES:

  • Upcoming: “Gender, but to the Left: Nonbinary Identities in Science Fiction and Fantasy.” Sirens Conference, October 2020.
  • Shakespearean Performance Working Group. American Society for Theatre Research, November, 2016.
  • “The Masque of Queens.” Shakespeare400 at Oxford University, August 2016.
  • “(Trans)forming Shakespeare: Transgender Approaches to Contemporary Shakespeare Performance in America and the U.K.” KCL English Postgraduate Student Association Conference, July 2016.
  • “The ‘Unmanly’ Prince: The Gendered Self in Shakespeare’s Hamlet.” Ohio Valley Shakespeare Conference, October 2014.

AWARDS & HONORS:

  • Vonda N. McIntyre Sentient Squid Scholarship, Writing the Other, 2019
  • Aminah Brenda Lynn Robinson Professional Development and Research Grant, Great Columbus Arts Council, 2018
  • Jacobson Short Story Award Honorable Mention, The Ohio State University Department of English, 2015

SKILLS:

  • Experienced use of Microsoft Office Suites, WordPress, Squarespace, and Google Docs
  • Understanding of SEO and UX
  • Comfortable with Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
  • Adept at Adobe PhotoShop and InDesign
  • Familiar with MLA, APA, and Chicago style writing guidelines.