Dr. Simpson’s (research) interests include Vanguard and Symbolist poetry, European Medieval Studies, Feminist Studies, Second Language Acquisition, Innovation in Teaching, and Change Management. His creative interests include writing poetry and music. He has directed “Creation and Appreciation” poetry workshops in Spanish and has published numerous poems in literary journals in Spain and Latin America. His books of poetry are Cataratas (2009, in Spanish and English), Caetera Desunt (2012, in Spanish) and Poemas de amor y muerte (2013). He teaches courses in WR 097 and WR 098.