Elizabeth loves cartoons, nature, food, and stories of all types.

Academic interests

Fiction, Visual Rhetoric, Pop Culture, Feminism


Elizabeth has been teaching first year writing courses since 2006, beginning her career as a graduate student at Fresno State. She has been a part of the First Year Writing Program at IUPUI since 2013.


Favorite Teacher Award, IUPUI Athletic Department 2016 Pushcart Anthology Special Mention 2011 The William Saroyan Scholarship in Fiction, CSU Fresno 2006-2009


Elizabeth's stories have appeared in Hot Metal Bridge, New England Review, Witness, and Ninth Letter