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Direct C-Arylation of β-Enamino Esters and Ketones with Arynes
An efficient, mild, and general method for the C-arylation of beta-enamino esters and ketones with arynes has been developed. This methodology provides a facile and direct access to a variety ofExpand
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Direct C-arylation of beta-enamino esters and ketones with arynes.
An efficient, mild, and general method for the C-arylation of beta-enamino esters and ketones with arynes has been developed. This methodology provides a facile and direct access to a variety ofExpand
Efforts towards the total synthesis of natural product alkaloids (+-) lycorine and gracilamine, gold-catalyzed diene formation, and oxy-CcopeeneClaisenDiels-Alder reactions to form the homo-steroid
The amaryllidaceae family is an attractive source of alkaloids, which are valuable targets for total synthesis. This thesis describes the ingenious approach to the synthesis of two amaryllidaceaeExpand
Articulating silence, sexuality, and survival: Women's lives under Caribbean dictatorships in literature
Caribbean literature of the late 20th and early 21st century emphasizes the physical, emotional, and sexual violence women continue to suffer in countries destabilized by successive waves ofExpand