PhD; Dalhousie University, 2008
MA; University of New Brunswick, 2003
MFA, Antioch University, Los Angeles, 1999
BA; University of Toronto, 1987
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My teaching and research focuses on the poetry and prose of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century England. I’m particularly interested in early modern women’s writing, food studies, ecocriticism, and the early modern instructional manual, including recipe books (manuscript and print), and husbandry and military manuals. I also have an interest in creative writing, especially poetry.
I am happy to supervise graduate students working in the following fields: Renaissance non-dramatic literature, early modern women's writing, and food studies.