B.A. University of California, Santa Cruz (1983)
M.A. Yale University (1988)
Ph.D. Yale University, American Studies (1995)
Areas of Expertise
Poetry, American Studies, Music
Articles & Essays:
Poems and essays published in The Paris Review, Southwest Review, Seneca Review, Prairie Schooner, Yale Review, Tin House, Western Humanities Review, Gastronomica, and Architecture Boston.
Audio CDs, with poetry/music ensemble Merge: Merge (2006) and Mystery Loves Company (forthcoming). See website www.mergepoetrymusic.com.
American Studies Program (2010-2013)
19th-century American literature, philosophy and culture (especially photography and architecture); personal essay/creative nonfiction; American poetry and music; inter-arts collaboration.