MA in Linguistics (The University of Iowa, expected 2019)
MFA in Spanish Creative Writing (The University of Iowa, 2018)
AB in Hispanic Studies and Performances Studies, magna cum laude (Brown University, 2012)
Awards and Fellowships:
Obermann Graduate Institute Fellowship, 2018
Stanley Graduate Award for International Research, 2017
Iowa Arts Fellowship, 2016
Phonology, phonetics, historical Romance linguistics, dialectology
Spring 2019 Courses:
LING:1040 Language Rights
SPAN:3091 Spanish Creative Literacy Outreach
"A Morphophonological Approach to Spanish Diminutivization and Nominal Derivation," to be presented at the 21st Annual Jakobsen Memorial Conference, Iowa City, IA, 2019.
"Producing New Sounds in Old Contexts: Regressive Voicing Assimilation of /s/ by L2 Spanish Speakers," presented at the 11th Annual SLA Graduate Student Symposium, Iowa City, IA, 2018.
«El uso del silencio en el diálogo literario», presented at the 46th Annual Linguistic Association of the Southwest (LASSO) Conference, Las Cruces, NM, 2017.
My Locker Room Talk: Stop Interrupting Women (Published in Little Village, 2018)
MFA Student Goes "All In" in Spanish Creative Writing (Profile by the Graduate College, 2017)