"The Special Period, from 1991-1998, resulted in drastic changes in every aspect of life in Cuba. It was an era of crisis, contradictions, and confusion, but it also marked the birth of hip-hop in Cuba."
"Why is it that there are so few Filipino restaurants in a city that so many Filipinos call home?" An exploration of Filipino Cuisine in New York City.
"What might be the import of a literature for and by women in a period when women lacked sexual agency?" Scholarship on the female gaze in the works of Murasaki Shikibu and Sei Shonagon