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Dr Desiree Henderson

  • Associate Professor, English

Education

    • 2001 PhD in Literature
      University of California San Diego, 2001
    • 1997 MA in Literature
      University of California San Diego, 1997
    • 1994 BA in English and Comparative Literary Studies
      Occidental College, 1994

Appointments

    • 2001 to 2004 Assistant Professor
      Department of English ,University of Texas El Paso

Memberships

    • 2019 to Present Society for the History of Reading, Authorship, and Publication
    • 2010 to Present C19: The Society of Nineteenth-Century Americanists
    • 2009 to Present Society for the Study of American Women Writers
    • 2007 to Present Society of Early Americanists
    • 2001 to Present Modern Language Association

Awards and Honors

    • Dec  2018 Faculty Development Leave sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2017 College of Liberal Arts Outstanding Teaching Award sponsored by College of Liberal Arts, University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2015 Faculty Fellow sponsored by Center for Community Service Learning, University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2015 Research Enhancement Program Grant sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2014 Dallas Women's Foundation Program Grant Recipient sponsored by Dallas Women's Foundation
    • Dec  2014 Nominee, Provost's Outstanding Research Award sponsored by College of Liberal Arts, University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2013 Dallas Women's Foundation Program Grant Recipient sponsored by Dallas Women's Foundation
    • Dec  2012 Dallas Women's Foundation Program Grant Recipient sponsored by Dallas Women's Foundation
    • Dec  2008 National Humanities Center Summer Institute sponsored by National Humanities Center
    • Dec  2007 Faculty Development Leave sponsored by University of Texas at Arlington
    • Dec  2003 Faculty Research Grant sponsored by University of Texas El Paso
    • Dec  2002 NEH Faculty Seminar, University of Texas El Paso sponsored by National Endowmen for the Humanities (NEH)
    • Dec  2002 NEH Summer Institute, Center for the Study of the Southwest sponsored by National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)
    • Dec  2000 Research Fellowship sponsored by John Nicholas Brown Center for the Study of American Civilization (Providence, RI)

Publications

      Book Chapter 2020
      • "Black Ink, White Skin: Gender, Race, and Writing Instruments"
        [Henderson, Desiree, Alexis, Cydney, Rule, Hannah].
      2020
      • "Digitized Diary Archives"
        [Henderson, Desiree, Ben-Amos, Batsheva]. Bloomington: "Indiana University Press".

      Book 2019
      • How to Read a Diary: Critical Contexts and Interpretive Strategies for 21st Century Readers
        [Henderson, Desiree]. "Routledge Press".

      Book Chapter 2019
      • "Dickinson and the Diary"
        [Henderson, Desiree, Kohler, Michelle]. "Cambridge University Press".

      Book Chapter 2017
      • "Bingo Pedagogy: Team-Based Learning and the Literature Survey"
        [Henderson, Desiree, Lang, JamesM., Dujardin, Gwynn, Staunton, John]. 49-67 [.] "West Virginia University Press".
        https://wvupressonline.com/node/716

      Book Review 2017
      • Review of Memorable Days: The Emilie Davis Diaries
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 34(2), 387-88 [.]

      Journal Article 2017
      • "Minding the Gaps in Serial Diary Fiction: The Case of 'Susy L-- ’s Diary'"
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 27(2), 125-139 [.]
      2017
      • "Reading Digitized Diaries: Privacy and the Digital Life-Writing Archive"
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 33(1), 1-18 [.]
      2017
      • "Recovery and Modern Periodical Studies"
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 27(1), 2-5 [.]
      2017
      • "Windows on Writing: Susanna Rowson and the Scene of Female Authorship"
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 49(2), 149-169 [.]
      2017
      • Introduction to special forum, "Rowson’s Sincerity and the Just Teach One Project"
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 34(1), 129-131 [.]

      Book Chapter 2016
      • "The Friendship Elegy"
        [Henderson, Desiree, Putzi, Jennier, Socarides, Alexandra]. 106-120 [.] "Cambridge University Press".

      Book Review 2016
      • Review of Adam C. Bradford’s Communities of Death: Whitman, Poe, and American Culture of Mourning
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 49, 128-131 [.]

      Book Review 2015
      • Review of Janet Mason Ellerby’s Embroidering the Scarlet A: Unwed Mothers and Illegitimate Children in American Fiction and Film
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 47(4), 573-575 [.]

      Book Review 2013
      • Review of Brenda R. Weber’s Women and Literary Celebrity in the Ninteenth Century: The Transatlantic Production of Fame and Gender
        [Henderson, Desiree].

      Other 2013
      Book 2011
      Journal Article 2011
      • "Rowson’s Poetics: Dialog, Discord, and Debate in Miscellaneous Poems"
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 38(1-2), 115-138 [.]
      2011
      • Introduction to Special Double Issue on Susanna Rowson, "Beyond Charlotte Temple"
        [Henderson, Desiree, Desiderio, jennifer]. 38(1-2),

      Book Chapter 2009
      • "Understanding the Fear and Love of Death in Three Premature Burial Stories: 'Premature Burial,' 'Morella,' and 'The Fall of the House of Usher'"
        [Henderson, Desiree, Weinstock, JeffreyA., Magistrale , Anthony]. 69-75 [.] "Modern Language Association".

      Book Review 2009
      • Review of Elizabeth Ammon's Harriet Beecher Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin and Sarah Robbins' The Cambridge Introduction to Harriet Beecher Stowe
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 26(1), 166-169 [.]
      2009
      • Review of Marion Rust's Prodigal Daughters: Susanna Rowson's Early American Women
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 66(1), 209-212 [.]

      Journal Article 2008
      • "What is the Grass?: The Roots of Walt Whitman’s Cemetery Meditation"
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 25(3), 89-107 [.]

      Journal Article 2007
      • "Illegitimate Children and Bastard Sequels: The Case of Susanna Rowson’s Lucy Temple"
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 24(1), 1-23 [.]

      Reference Work 2005
      • "Harriet Beecher Stowe" [headnote]
        [Henderson, Desiree, Lauter, Paul]. 2547-2549 [.] "Houghton-Mifflinn, Co.".

      Journal Article 2004
      • "Mourning, Masculinity, and the Drama of the American Revolution"
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 13(1), 31-45 [.]
      2004
      • "The Imperfect Dead: Mourning Women in Eighteenth-Century Oratory and Fiction"
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 39(3), 487-509 [.]

      Journal Article 1999
      • "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman and the Primetime 'Outing' of Walt Whitman"
        [Henderson, Desiree]. 17(1-2), 69-76 [.]

Presentations

    • July  2019
      Henderson, Desiree, "“So Much Front Face”: Gender and Self-Portraiture in the Illustrated Diary". (July , 2019).
    • April  2019
      Henderson, Desiree (Author & Presenter), "The Diary of the Future: Handwritten Diaries in Contemporary Fiction", University of Louisville. (April , 2019).
    • November  2018
      Henderson, Desiree, "Dickinson and the Diary ", Society for the Study of American Women Writers, Denver, CO. (November , 2018).
    • May  2018
      Henderson, Desiree, "Gone Girls, Found Manuscripts: Diary and Epistolary Fiction in the Digital Age", American Literature Assocation, San Francisco, CA. (May , 2018).
    • September  2016
      Henderson, Desiree, "Civility and Sociability in the Profane West: Three Nineteenth-Century Texas Women's Diaries", Western Literature Association, Big Sky, MT. (September , 2016).
    • March  2016
      Henderson, Desiree, "Moving Beyond Authorship: Nineteenth-Century Women’s Elegiac Poetry", Duquense University. (March 31, 2016).
    • March  2016
      Henderson, Desiree, "Emily Dickinson’s Diary Poetry", Texas Christian University . (March 16, 2016).
    • January  2016
      Henderson, Desiree, "Temporality, Female Authorship, and the Nineteenth-Century Serialized Diary Novel", Austin, TX. (January , 2016).
    • November  2015
      Henderson, Desiree, "Doing Recovery in the 21st Century: A Legacy Features Panel ", Society for the Study of American Women Writers, Philadelphia, PA. (November , 2015).
    • October  2015
      Henderson, Desiree, "Emily Dickinson and Diary Culture", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (October , 2015).
    • April  2015
      Henderson, Desiree, "Digitized Diaries and the New Manuscript Archive", Texas Digital Humanities Conference, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (April , 2015).
    • January  2015
      Henderson, Desiree, "A Working Theory of Genre: Diary Fiction in the Digital Age", Modern Language Association, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (January , 2015).
    • April  2014
      Henderson, Desiree, "Keynote Speaker for Women in Leadership Conference", University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (April , 2014).
    • January  2014
      Henderson, Desiree, "Leveraging Gender Diversity in the Classroom", University of Texas at Arlington, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (January 23, 2014).
    • April  2013
      Henderson, Desiree, "Against Foreign Invasion: Strategies for Enclosure and Concealment in Elizabeth Drinker's Diary ", Society of Early Americanists, Savannah, GA. (April , 2013).
    • November  2012
      Henderson, Desiree, "Best Practices for Women’s & Gender Studies Internships ", National Women's Studies Association, Oakland, CA. (November , 2012).
    • October  2012
      Henderson, Desiree, "Expert, Specialist, Advocate, Fan: The Pros and Cons of Single Author Scholarship, A Roundtable Discussion", Society for the Study of American Women Writers, Denver, CO. (October , 2012).
    • March  2012
      Henderson, Desiree, "Pen, Ink, Paper, Desk: Writing Instruments and Female Authorship.", Berkeley, CA. (March , 2012).
    • April  2011
      Henderson, Desiree, "Pecha Kucha in the Classroom", Modern Language Department, University of Texas at Arlington, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX. (April , 2011).
    • March  2011
      Henderson, Desiree, "Windows on Writing: Rowson and the Scene of Female Authorship", Society of Early Americanists, Philadelphia, PA. (March , 2011).
    • February  2011
      Henderson, Desiree, "Re-introducing Susanna Rowson: New Contexts for Understanding Early American Women Writers ", University of North Texas. (February , 2011).
    • January  2011
      Henderson, Desiree, "Whitman, Memorial Space, and Lyric Mourning", Modern Language Association, Los Angeles, CA. (January , 2011).
    • May  2010
      Henderson, Desiree, "The Persistence of Sentimental Instruction: Reading Conduct in Rowson and Sedgwick", The Society of Nineteenth-Century Americanists, State College, PA. (May , 2010).
    • October  2009
      Henderson, Desiree, "Susanna Rowson and the Culture of Poetic Reprinting", Society for the Study of American Women Writers, Philadelphia, PA. (October , 2009).
    • September  2008
      Henderson, Desiree, "Susanna Rowson in Context", University of North Texas. (September , 2008).
    • April  2008
      Henderson, Desiree, "Spaces of Memory and Forgetting: Frederick Douglass and the Slave Cemetery", Society for the Study of Southern Literature, Williamsburg, VA . (April , 2008).
    • June  2007
      Henderson, Desiree, "Charlotte Temple and Beyond: The State of Rowson Studies, A Roundtable Discussion", Society of Early Americanists and Omohundro Institute of Early American History, Williamsburg, VA. (June , 2007).

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • June 2015 to Aug 2016 Emily Dickinson and the American Diary sponsored by  - $4039
      Desiree Henderson (Funded)
    • Aug 2013 to Aug 2014 Dallas Women's Foundation Grant AY13-14 sponsored by  - $3000
      Desiree Henderson (Funded)
    • Sept 2012 to Sept 2013 Dallas Women's Foundation Grant sponsored by  - $2000
      Desiree Henderson (Funded)

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Katherine Jones, (English)
    • Present
      Naoyuki Nozaki, (English)
    • 2019
      Holly Dion Grey, Art MFA Student. (Art and Art History)
    • 2018
      Amanda Montelone, (English)
    • 2017
      Stephanie Peebles Tavera, (English)
    • 2017
      Jayson Carroll,
    • 2017
      Amanda Torres, (English)
    • 2017
      Jana Jackson, (English)
    • 2016
      Jeff King, (English)
    • 2016
      Julie McCown, (English)
    • 2016
      Michael Brittain, (English)
    • 2016
      Leslie Wade, (English)
    • 2016
      Michael Burgess, (English)
    • 2016
      Leslie Cook, (English)
    • 2014
      Elizabeth Barbee, (English)
    • 2014
      India Miles, (English)
    • 2013
      Kara Purschwichz,
    • 2013
      Kris Vogal, (English)
    • 2012
      Samantha Putnam, (English)
    • 2011
      Seung-won Kim,
    • 2011
      Jin Kim,
    • 2010
      Alyson Ward,
    • 2010
      April Nikki Slack,
    • 2009
      Bridgette Barclay, (English)
    • 2009
      Leslie Bukowski,
    • 2009
      Luke Tesdal,
    • 2008
      Jonathan Wilson,
    • 2008
      Susan Christensen,
    • 2008
      Kristi Musgrove,
    • 2008
      Nick Sacy, (English)
    • 2007
      Michelle Shelley Sanders,
    • 2007
      Tracy Lynn Clough, (English)
    • 2007
      Gail Tunnel, (English)
    • 2006
      Barbara Noyse, (English)
    • 2006
      Kim Sasser, (English)

Courses

      • ENGL 3342-001 AMERICAN POETRY
        (Course Id: 104413)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ENGL 6399-017 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 104594)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ENGL 5337-001 SEMINAR IN TEACHING LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104536)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ENGL 5698-017 THESIS
        (Course Id: 104567)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ENGL 7399-017 DOCTORAL DEGREE COMPLETION
        (Course Id: 111647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ENGL 3340-001 HISTORY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104411)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ENGL 4333-001 LITERARY GENRES
        (Topic: Life Writing | Course Id: 104470 | Servlearn: Yes)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ENGL 6399-017 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 104594)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ENGL 4399-002 SENIOR SEMINAR
        (Topic: Early American Novel | Course Id: 104503)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ENGL 5698-017 THESIS
        (Course Id: 104567)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ENGL 5324-001 TOPICS IN AMERICAN LIT GENRES
        (Topic: Early American Novel | Course Id: 104525)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ENGL 3342-001 AMERICAN POETRY
        (Course Id: 104413)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ENGL 6399-017 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 104594)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ENGL 3333-005 DYNAMIC TRADITIONS IN LIT
        (Course Id: 112842)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ENGL 6391-017 GRADUATE READINGS
        (Course Id: 104593)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ENGL 2303-010 TOPICS IN LIT
        (Topic: American Poetry | Course Id: 104364)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ENGL 6399-017 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 104594)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ENGL 3340-003 HISTORY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104411)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ENGL 4333-001 LITERARY GENRES
        (Topic: Life Writing | Course Id: 104470)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ENGL 6399-017 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 104594)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ENGL 5326-001 TOPICS AMERICAN LIT PRE 1900
        (Course Id: 104527)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ENGL 2303-010 TOPICS IN LIT
        (Topic: Banned Books | Course Id: 104364)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ENGL 3340-002 HISTORY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104411)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • WOMS 2310-001 INTRO WOMEN'S & GENDER STUDIES
        (Course Id: 107205)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ENGL 2329-011 AMERICAN LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104373)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ENGL 6399-017 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 104594)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ENGL 4399-003 SENIOR SEMINAR
        (Topic: American Life Writing | Course Id: 104503)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ENGL 5324-001 TOPICS IN AMERICAN LIT GENRES
        (Topic: Early American Life | Course Id: 104525)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ENGL 2329-005 AMERICAN LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104373)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ENGL 3342-001 AMERICAN POETRY
        (Course Id: 104413)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ENGL 6399-017 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 104594)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ENGL 3340-001 HISTORY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104411)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • ENGL 3340-001 HISTORY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104411)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ENGL 6191-017 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104569)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • AAST 4350-003 SPECIAL TOPICS AFR AMER STUDY
        (Topic: Female Slave Narratives | Course Id: 112142)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ENGL 3370-003 WOMEN IN LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104428)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • WOMS 3370-003 WOMEN IN LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104428)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ENGL 5324-001 TOPICS IN AMERICAN LIT GENRES
        (Topic: Emily Dickinson | Course Id: 104525)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2014
      • ENGL 6391-017 GRADUATE READINGS
        (Course Id: 104593)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • WOMS 4393-001 INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 107240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ENGL 5698-017 THESIS
        (Course Id: 104567)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ENGL 3370-001 WOMEN IN LITERATURE
        (Topic: Gender & Environment | Course Id: 104428)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • WOMS 3370-001 WOMEN IN LITERATURE
        (Topic: Gender and Environment | Course Id: 104428)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ENGL 5320-001 AMERICAN LITERATURE PRE-1800
        (Course Id: 104521)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ENGL 6391-017 GRADUATE READINGS
        (Course Id: 104593)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • WOMS 4393-001 INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 107240)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ENGL 5698-017 THESIS
        (Course Id: 104567)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • WOMS 4393-001 INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 107240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ENGL 5698-017 THESIS
        (Course Id: 104567)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • ENGL 3370-001 WOMEN IN LITERATURE
        (Topic: Gender & Environment | Course Id: 104428)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • WOMS 3370-001 WOMEN IN LITERATURE
        (Topic: Gender and Environment | Course Id: 104428)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • WOMS 4393-001 INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 107240)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • WOMS 2310-001 INTRO WOMEN'S & GENDER STUDIES
        (Course Id: 107205)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ENGL 4391-017 LIT CONFERENCE
        (Course Id: 104501)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2012
      • ENGL 5324-001 TOPICS IN AMERICAN LIT GENRES
        (Topic: Whitman | Course Id: 104525)
        Summer - Five Week - Second - 2012
      • WOMS 4390-002 CONFERENCE COURSE
        (Course Id: 107238)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ENGL 3340-003 HISTORY OF AMERICAN LITERATURE
        (Course Id: 104411)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • ENGL 6191-017 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104569)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • WOMS 4393-001 WOMEN'S STUDIES INTERNSHIP
        (Course Id: 107240)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • WOMS 2310-001 INTRO WOMEN STUDIES
        (Course Id: 107205)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ENGL 6191-017 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104569)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2011
      • ENGL 2350-001 INTRO TO TEXTS
        (Course Id: 104377)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2011
      • ENGL 5698-017 THESIS
        (Course Id: 104567)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ENGL 5324-001 TOPICS IN AMERICAN LIT GENRES
        (Topic: Fake Memoirs & Factual Fiction | Course Id: 104525)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • ENGL 6191-017 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104569)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 5698-017 THESIS
        (Course Id: 104567)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 3370-002 WOMEN IN LITERATURE
        (Topic: Woman Artist in American Lit | Course Id: 104428)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • WOMS 3370-002 WOMEN IN LITERATURE
        (Topic: Woman Artist in American Lit | Course Id: 104428)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 2350-004 INTRO TO TEXTS
        (Course Id: 104377)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 5398-017 THESIS
        (Course Id: 104566)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 5698-017 THESIS
        (Course Id: 104567)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 5324-001 TOPICS IN AMERICAN LIT GENRES
        (Topic: Rowson/Sedgwick/Stowe | Course Id: 104525)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • ENGL 3340-001 HIST AMER LIT
        (Course Id: 104411)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • ENGL 3340-003 HIST AMER LIT
        (Course Id: 104411)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • ENGL 6191-017 INDEPENDENT STUDY
        (Course Id: 104569)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • ENGL 2350-006 INTRO TO TEXTS
        (Course Id: 104377)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • ENGL 5398-017 THESIS
        (Course Id: 104566)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009
      • ENGL 5698-017 THESIS
        (Course Id: 104567)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009

Service to the University

    • 2018 to  Present Committee Chair
      English Tenure and Promotion Committee
    • 2018 to  Present Committee Chair
      Research Committee
    • 2004 to  Present Committee Member
      English Graduate Studies Committee
    • 2015 to  2017 Committee Member
      English Advisory Committee
    • 2015 to  2017 Committee Member
      Faculty Senate
    • 2012 to  2016 Advisory Board
      LGBTQA Program
    • 2013 to  2014 Committee Member
      English Tenure and Promotion Committee
    • 2013 to  2014 Committee Member
      Program Review Committee
    • 2013 to  2014 Advisory Board
      Relationship Violence and Sexual Assault Prevention Program
    • 2010 to  2014 Committee Member
      Committee on Diversity and Inclusion
    • 2010 to  2014 Director
      Women's and Gender Studies Program
    • 2011 to  2012 Committee Member
      English Advisory Committee
    • 2011 to  2012 Faculty Mentor
      Faculty Mentoring Program
    • 2008 to  2012 Committee Member
      Faculty Senate
    • 2011 to  2011 Workshop Leader
      Women in Leadership Annual Student Conference
    • 2009 to  2010 Committee Member
      English Advisory Committee
    • 2006 to  2010 Committee Member
      English Recruitmeent and Retention Committee
    • 2006 to  2010 Advisory Board Member
      Women's Studies Advisory Board
    • 2006 to  2008 Committee Member
      English Advisory Committee

Service to the Profession

    • 2008 to  Present
      Co-Founder and Organizer
      Texas Regional SSAWW Study Group
      http://txssaww.wordpress.com/
    • 2007 to  Present
      Consultant
      Legacy: Journal of American Women Writers
    • Past to  2018
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      a/b: Autobiography Studies
    • 2013 to  2018
      Editor, Journal Editor
      Legacy: A Journal of American Women Writers
    • Past to  2017
      Reviewer, Book
      University of Massachusetts Press
    • Jan 2016 to  Jan 2016
      Panel Organizer (Austin, TX,
      "Paper Publics: American Women Readers, Writers, and Periodical Culture" Panel at Modern Language Association Convention
    • 2013 to  2015
      Reviewer, Book
      Routledge
    • Nov 2015 to  Nov 2015
      Chair and Panel Organizer (Philadelphia, PA,
      "Doing Recovery in the 21st Century: A Legacy Features Panel" at SSAWW Conference
    • Jan 2015 to  Jan 2015
      Panel Organizer (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada)
      "Diary and Diary Fiction: Negotiating the Intersections" Panel at MLA Convention
    • Past to  2014
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Early American Literature
    • 2013 to  2014
      Reviewer, Book
      Oxford University Press
    • Past to  2013
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Nineteenth-Century Contexts
    • 2012 to  2013
      Editorial Review Board Member
      Legacy: Journal of American Women Writers
    • Oct 2012 to  Oct 2012
      Session Chair (Denver, CO,
      "Expert, Specialist, Advocate, Fan: The Pros and Cons of Single Author Scholarship, A Roundtable Discussion" at SSAWW Conference
    • Mar 2012 to  Mar 2012
      Panel Organizer (Berkley, CA,
      "The Material Culture of Women's Reading and Writing" Panel at C19 Conference
    • Apr 2011 to  Apr 2011
      Panel Organizer (Arlington, TX,
      "At War with Tradition: A Pecha Kucha Panel" at Cultural Constructions IV Conference
    • Mar 2011 to  Mar 2011
      Panel Organizer (Philadelphia, PA,
      "New Models for Female Authorship in Early America" Panel at SEA Conference
    • Past to  2010
      Reviewer, Book
      Pearson Publishers
    • Past to  2009
      Reviewer, Journal Article
      Eighteenth-Century Studies
    • Oct 2009 to  Oct 2009
      Panel Organizer (Philadelphia, PA,
      "Claiming Authorship, Disputing Publication: The Material Practices of Nineteenth-Century Women Poets" Panel at SSAWW Conference
    • Apr 2008 to  Apr 2008
      Chair and Panel Organizer (Williamsburg, VA,
      "Excavation and Interpretation: The Material Culture of Fredrick Douglass' Slavery" Panel at SSSL Conference
    • June 2007 to  June 2007
      Session Chair (Williamsburg, VA,
      "Charlotte Temple and Beyond: The State of Rowson Studies, A Roundtable Discussion" at SEA/OIEAHC Joint Conference