First Year Writing, American, Short Story, Women’s Literature, Nineteenth-century, Writing Assessment



Professor Palumbo-DeSimone is Assessment Coordinator for the First-Year Writing Program. In addition to teaching writing, she teaches courses in American Literature, Women’s Literature, and the short story.

Selected Publications

  • “‘Kitchen Queens and Tributary Housekeepers’: Irish Servant Stories in Nineteenth-Century Women’s Magazine Fiction.” Tulsa Studies in Women’s Literature, Volume 33, Number 2, Fall 2014.

Courses Taught

  • English 0701: Introduction to Academic Discourse
  • English 0802: Analytical Reading and Writing