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My blog is my space to highlight academic work outside of my formal publications. Posts vary from short essays to album reviews to exemplary student work to small sample-digs that I use as warm-ups for my courses. This blog also contains the burgeoning archive of artist interviews that I am collecting for my dissertation, "Writing in the Break."

New Music Friday: Noname's "Room 25"

Noname released her first studio album Room 25 on September 14th. The Chicago rapper's follow up to her 2016 mixtape Telefone jazzes up...

New Music Friday: Bas "Tribe" ft. J. Cole

On Fridays my classes look at new music, and we talk about our opinion of it and why we think we like or dislike it. The artists: Bas is...

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