A. S. CohenMiller, PhD

Editor in Chief, Founding Editor

CohenMiller is an Assistant Professor in the Graduate School of Education at Nazarbayev University and serves as a member of the Executive Team for the Southwest Popular/American Culture Association. She received her PhD in Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching from the University of Texas at San Antonio and specializes in pedagogy. Dr. CohenMiller is currently researching qualitative methods and gender in academia. Selected publications include “Visual Arts Methods in Phenomenology” (2018) and “Artful research approaches in #amwritingwithbaby: Qualitative analysis of academic mothers on Facebook” (2016).

Kurt Depner, PhD

Managing Editor

Kurt Depner is an Associate Professor of English at New Mexico State University – Dona Ana. His areas of interest include Business Communication, Technical Writing, and Social Media. His current research centers around the efficacy of collaborative learning and how computer mediated technology can enhance such learning. He is also interested in a game theory and the gamification of classroom activities, having been an active gamer since he was a wee lad. He has also served as Area Chair of Pedagogy and Popular Culture for the SWPACA Conference since 2010.