Education: Ph.D. American Culture Studies (Bowling Green State University).
Recent teaching: English 203 (Expressions of Youth Rebellion); English 102 (Critical Reading and Writing).
Recent research area: Humorists Vs. Religion.
Publications: Brit Wits: A History of British Rock Humor (Intellect, The University of Chicago Press, 2012); Rebels Wit Attitude: Subversive Rock Humorists (Soft Skull, 2008); over 60 articles for PopMatters (located at popmatters.com).