academic writing portfolio

Analysis of Neil Gaiman’s the Sleeper and the Spindle

This literature review was written for a graduate-level English class at Texas A&M Commerce in 2019. It addresses whether the work is feminist or not. Style: MLA

Teaching American Speech Acts to Help ESL Students Better Integrate into American Professional, Academic, and Student Life

This paper was written for a graduate linguistics class at Texas A&M University Commerce in 2019. Style: APA

Summary and Response to an academic article: Kumaravadivelu, B. (2006). TESOL methods: Changing tracks, challenging trends. TESOL Quarterly, 40(1), 59-80.

This paper is a summary and response to an academic article by Kumaravadivelu. The response was written for a graduate-lever linguistics class at Texas A&M Commerce in 2019. Style: APA

Review of Elly Teman’s Birthing a Mother

Academic book review written for a graduate-level anthropology course, “Anthropology of the Body,” at Brandeis University in 2011. Style: American Anthropological Association

The Weaponization of Humanity’s Greatest Resource

This was a final paper assignment written for an anthropology course, “Anthropology of the Body”, at Brandeis University in 2011. Style: American Anthropological Association