Research and Nonfiction Writing

My Philosophical Approach to Teaching

A brief statement about my ideas and practices as a teacher-learner and as a university professor.


Doctoral Dissertation Abstract

A brief overview of my doctoral dissertation.


Doctoral Dissertation 

The complete dissertation.


BENDUM: In the Heart of Mindanao (Scholarly Paper about a Documentary Video)

I wrote a scholarly paper in response to my documentary filmmaking project in Mindanao, Philippines.



These are instructions about breathing for the purpose of relaxation.  The project was done in connection with an installation art work that I produced and exhibited at the College of Fine Arts and Design, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, in 2007.


What is the Meaning of Research in Fine Arts?

A short essay about alternative and creative forms of scholarly work.