Research Portfolio

My research portfolio spans topics including topics including user-generated content and self-publishing, fandom studies, and the unique role public libraries play in fostering disaster resilience. I strive to bridge the theoretical and empirical in my research, marrying data-backed analysis with the understanding of real-world personal impacts. 

Overdue: Examining the Role of Public Libraries in Oregon Wildfire Disasters & Community Resilience Building

Fan Fiction as a Mode of Self-Publishing: How Amateur Works Are Influencing the Publishing Industry

New Adult: A Case Study In Book Genre Formation & User-Generated Content