Curriculum Vitae

Current Position 

Associate Professor, Department of English, SUNY College at Oneonta

Books                                                                                                                                     Poetry Collections

Witness Report. Finishing Line Press, 2020.

Talking Pictures. Cervena Barva Press, 2012.

Lunch at the Table of Opposites. Red Dancefloor Press, 1997.

Scholarship/Edited Collections

Studio Ghibli and the Environmental Imagination. McFarland Press (in progress).

Freemen Awake! Rally Songs and Poems from New York’s Anti-Rent War. Delaware County Historical Association (2018).

The Erie Canal Reader: 1790-1950. Syracuse University Press (2004).

Recent Publications                                                                                                                  Poetry

“Notable Eggo Shortages.” Puerto del Sol (Aug. 30, 2019)

“Film Studies.” The Piltdown Review (May 2019)                                                                    

“Donald Trump’s Toe Tag” The Piltdown Review (May 2019)

“By Then” The Piltdown Review (May 2019)

“Summer, 2016” The Piltdown Review (May 2019)                                                                 

“Portrait” The Piltdown Review (May 2019)                                                                             

Four Poems: “Like Scissors,” “Signs,” “Sonnet from Misread Lines,” “One Step Ahead of Them.” The Basil O’Flaherty (Spring 2019).                

“Dog Person.” Gone Lawn 31 (Winter Solstice 2018).                                                        

“Villanelle.” Bracken VI (November 2018).                 

“Fullness of Wind.” A-Minor Eighth Anniversary Issue (June 1, 2018).

Two Poems: “Dharma,” “Sad Miracle.” Diaphanous Journal of Literary and Visual Art Vol. 1, Issue 2 (November 22, 2017).                                                                                                  

“Shoe Town, 1980.” Sheila-Na-Gig on-line 1.3 (Spring 2017).  

Five Poems from “Liner Notes”: “Tangled,” “And the Angels Sing,” “Jekyll,” “In Three Colors,” “Something Sweet.” Poetry WTF?! (February 27, 2017)         

“Sunlight Beckons Beyond the Dumpster.” Yes, Poetry (December 30, 2016).



“To See With Eyes Unclouded By Hate:” Environmental Ethics and the Art of Seeing in the Films of Hayao Miyazaki.” Broadening Critical Boundaries in Children’s and Young Adult Literature and Culture. Amie A. Doughty, ed. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Press, 2018.

Only Yesterday: Ecological and Psychological Recovery.” Resilence: A Journal of Environmental Humanities. 2.3 (Fall 2015). 166-171.

“’Mighty Lordships in the Heart of the Republic:’ The Anti-Rent Subtext to Pierre.A Political Companion to Herman Melville. Ed. Jason Frank. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2013. 141-161.

“’Rouse, Ye Anti-Renters:’ Poetry and Politics in the Anti-Rent Press.” Hudson River Valley Review. 28:2 (Spring 2012). 3-21.