Forthcoming Poem in Climbing Lightly through Forests: A Poetry Anthology Honoring Ursula K. Le Guin (2021)

Huzzah! I sold my first poem! Entitled “Dear, Ursula,” the poem is about my experience meeting and spending a little bit of time with the legendary Ursula K. Le Guin during two visits to the…

“Queer Dystopias, Queer Mechanics, and Queers in Love at the End of the World,” In Media Res, May 29

It’s been a few years since I have contributed to In Media Res, but when “Queerness in Games” week (May 24-May 31, 2020) came up, I knew I had to do something. I decided to…

Presenting “Drawing the Oankali” at the English Faculty Colloquium

I have been invited to present my recently published essay “Drawing the Oankali: Imaging Race, Gender, and the Posthuman in Octavia Butler’s Dawn” at the English Department’s Faculty Colloquium this Friday, December 6, 2016. Every…