• M.A. Comparative Literature, San Francisco State University, 2020
  • B.A. Transcultural Francophone Studies, minor in Spanish and Spanish American Studies, Mills College, 2018

Selected Publications


“Memory, Text, and Power: Ken Bugul, Edward Said, and Colonial Education.” Portals: A Journal of Comparative Literature, vol. 16, Spring 2019.

“Slavery and Black Womanhood in Post-Abolition Literature.” Mills Academic Research  Journal, Spring 2017.


Interviews with Ana Bayat, Marie Ostby, Amin Moghadam, and Shirin Vossoughi on With a Trace: Documenting and Sharing the Experiences of the Iranian Diaspora.

“Media Matters: discussing journalism in the age of Trump with Aboubakr Jamaï.” The Campanil, 11 March 2017.