Fields of Study
Sociocultural and Psychocultural Anthropology
“‘Walls in the Mind’: Ethical Experience, Segregation, and the Peace Walls in Post-Conflict Belfast.” Society for Psychological Anthropology, Boston, MA April 9-12, 2015
“Phenomenological Methods and Anthropology: Husserl, Heidegger, and Sloterdijk.” MerBears Conference. UCSD, San Diego, CA April 19, 2014
“Occupying the Archive: Curating Protest Lore from Social Movements at Berkeley.” On Activism and Academia: A Graduate Student Conference. Stanford University, Stanford,CA October 11-12, 2012.
“The Possibility of the Pagan in the Old Irish Otherworld.” Western States Folklore Society 71st Annual Conference. Sacramento State University, Sacramento, CA April 19-21, 2012.
“Inventing the Secular: Martin Luther’s Vernacular Theology.” Western States Folklore Society 70th Annual Conference. University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA April 14-17, 2011.
“Ecology of the Otherworld and the Construction of the Pagan Body in Aided Muirchertaig Meic Erca ('The Violent Death of Muirchertach Son of Erc').” The 33rd Annual University of California Celtic Conference. University of California, Berkeley,CA April 1-2, 2011.
C. Jason Throop (chair)
MA Committee (UC Berkeley)
Daniel F. Melia (chair)
Charles L. Briggs
MFA Committee (SJSU)
B.A.,University of Washington (2004)
M.F.A., San Jose State University (2010 )
M.A., University of California Berkeley (2012)