In addition to my thesis and graduate commitments, I work at developing professional scholarship.


“Imagining Hospitality” in In/Versions: Journal of the Vancouver Island Public Interest Research Group. Spring 2018. Accepted for publication.

Conference Presentations

“Insignificant Incidents: Pessoa’s The Education of the Stoic and Sorrentino’s La Grande Belleza.” Presentations: 46th Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture since 1900 (2018)

“Artfully Formed Laws for Harmonious Civic Life: A Problem for Contemporary Peripatetics.” Presentations: 69th Northwest Philosophy Conference (2017)

“Absurdly Insignificant Incidents: The Suicidal Tendencies of Fernando Pessoa’s Baron of Teive.” Presentations: 2nd Portuguese Congress of Philosophy (2016), NeMLA Annual Meeting (2017)

“Alison Assiter and Kierkegaard on Love and the State.” Presentations: Atmospheres Humanities Symposium (2016), Rights and Wrongs: A Constitution Day Conference (2016), HERA Annual Meeting (2017)

“Ego Sum Veritas: The Kierkegaardian God-Man.” Presentations: 19th Annual Pacific University Undergraduate Philosophy Conference (2015)