Visiting Assistant Professor of English and American Studies at Indiana University-Purdue University, Indianapolis (IUPUI). Interested in the crucial role of the humanities for teaching critical inquiry in a democratic society.

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The Value of Literature in Difficult Times

During difficult times, literature reveals ourselves to us. It can teach compassion, but it can also reproduce and perpetuate close-mindedness rather than promote human flourishing.

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