"I'm a native of the Berkshires and have broad experience teaching in the U.S. and abroad. At the outset of my career I worked as an administrator for six years at the Williams College Museum of Art. Then I decided to return to graduate school to pursue an interdisciplinary Ph.D. in Art History and Film Studies at the University of Iowa. For three years I taught an English class for incoming students to help them prepare for the rigors of studying at university. Thanks to a grant from the French "