Degree and Year:
Associate Professor of English
Professional Background:Phd in English, Princeton University; 2-year postdoc at NYU; recently tenured in the Emory English department
How has being an English graduate from Duke University helped shape your professional success?:Being a graduate of the Duke English department has been essential to my professional success. I was exposed to cutting-edge methodologies and forms of criticism. Indeed, my teaching and research continue to be shaped by the Duke English courses I took that focused on the cultural implications of sex/gender ideology.