Charla Strossser is an Assistant Professor of English at Southern Utah University. She earned her M.A. in English Literature from the University of North Texas. Her research interests include fairy tales, detective fiction, gender, culture, and southwestern literature. She teaches introductory composition courses ENGL 1010 and ENGL 2010, ENGL 2040: Writing in Professional Contexts, ENGL 2200: Introduction to Literature and Culture, and ENGL 2130: Imaginative Literature. Before coming to SUU, Charla taught at El Paso Community College and Dona Ana Community College.