Teaching

I currently teach courses on literature and media theory at Weber State University.

Weber State University (2014 – Present)

Graduate Courses:

  • Introduction to the Digital Humanities
  • Gothic Literature and Media
  • Advanced Studies in Genre: The Novel in the Digital Age
  • Independent Directed Reading: Ergodic Literature

Undergraduate Courses:

  • Listening to Literature: The History and Theory of Oral Narrative
  • The Future of Fiction: Literature from Print to Touch Screen (Spring 2015 course website)
  • Critical Approaches to Literature
  • Identity in the Digital Age (co-taught with Dr. Luke Fernandez, Computer Science)
  • Writing for Social Media
  • Modern British Literature
  • Intermediate College Writing (Topic: The Social Impact of Digital Media)

 

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2012 – 2014)

  • Media in Cultural Context: Literature in the Digital Age. (Cross listed: Literature and Comparative Media Studies) (course website)
  • Reading Fiction

 

University of California, Santa Barbara (2006 – 2011)

Teaching Associate:

  • Academic Writing: Technology and Culture
  • Detective Fiction
  • Shakespeare: Later Plays

Teaching Assistant:

  • British Literature from 1900 to the Present
  • Academic Writing
  • Shakespeare: Later Plays
  • English Literature, Medieval Period to 1650
  • Biblical Literature: The New Testament