M.P.A. Princeton University, International Affairs
M.A. Johns Hopkins University, Writing
Ph.D. University of California, Berkeley, English Literature
Areas of Expertise
Twentieth-and twenty-first-century poetry and poetics, particularly experimental minority poetry; Asian American literature, especially poetry; Anglophone writing by Chinese in the diaspora; Asian Australian literature; comparative U.S. minority literatures; twentieth-and twenty-first century American literature.
AMST 128 / COMP 128 / ENGL 128Reading Asian American Literature
AMST 215 / COMP 215 / ENGL 217Experimental Asian American Writing
AMST 304 / COMP 307 / ENGL 388Asian American Writing and the Visual Arts
ENGL 327 / AFR 301 / AMST 307 / COMP 311Experimental African American Poetry
AMST 335 / ARTH 335Uncovering Williams
AMST 336 T / ENGL 320 / COMP 335Two American Poets: Wallace Stevens and John Ashbery
LATS 403 / COMP 375 / ENGL 375 / AFR 403 / AMST 403New Asian American, African American, Native American, and Latina/o Writing
ENGL 410 / AFR 410 / AMST 410 / COMP 410Black Literary and Cultural Theories
COMP 465 / ENGL 326 / AFR 465 / AMST 465Race and Abstraction
- Thinking Its Presence: Form, Race, and Subjectivity in Contemporary Asian American Poetry (Stanford University Press, 2014).