Assistant Professor, English; Director of Operations for the Kratz Center for Creative Writing
Van Meter 131
M.A., Johns Hopkins University
Areas of Scholarly Expertise and Interest
Film adaptation, Fiction writing
Film adaptation John Steinbeck's Tortilla Flat (Saddlebow Entertainment)
Helen Creswell's Ordinary Jack
Pavel Chukrai's The Thief (Canum Entertainment).
Donald Barthelme and Glenn Cambor Awards for Fiction
President's Award for Teaching at the University of Houston.