Areas of Concentration: African American art, the formation of "outsider" and self-taught art, institutional and museum history, and visual culture
Faculty Advisor: Jenni Sorkin
Committee Members: E. Bruce Robertson, Bridget Cooks (African American Studies, UC Irvine)
Dissertation: "Unaccountable Modernisms: The Black Arts of Post-Civil Rights Alabama"
M.A. Thesis: "How to Produce a Fantasy World: Henry Darger and American Hobby Culture," completed 2012