Avila is an adjunct professor of English and American Literature at the Universiy of Maryland, College Park, MD; George Mason University in Fairfax, VA; and, from 1980-84, was an adjunct professor at The Catholic University in WAshington, DC.she has been a senior writer for Synergetics Publications; a public affairs analyst for the Energy Information Administration, and reports analyst and writer/editor for the American Petroleum Institute.
Her film publications include “Ladies in Lavender as Mandala,” 09 July 2005, www.cgjungpage.org; “The Discovery of Meaning in Babette's Feast,” 29 September 2005, www.cgjungpage.org, and“Diary of a Country Priest: The Transcendent on Film,” Journal of Religion and Film, Vol. 10, No. 2 October 2006, http://www.unomaha.edu/jrf/Vol10No2/Avila_CountryPriest.htm.
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