What a Library Means to a Woman: Edith Wharton’s Library and Worldly Self-Fashioning. Forthcoming: University of Minnesota Press
Office. Forthcoming: Bloomsbury Press (Object Lessons series)
ARTICLES AND ESSAYS
“Subscription Libraries and the Making of Nineteenth-Century Female Reading Communities.” Reading Communities, ed. Shafquat Towheed (Open UP – McGraw-Hill Educational Publishers): volume forthcoming.
“Religious Texts in Edith Wharton’s Library.” Edith Wharton Review, 34.1 (2017): 79-85.
“Romancing the Interstitial: Howe’s The Hermaphrodite and the Substance of Sex in Nineteenth-Century America.” Nineteenth-Century Literature, 72.3 (December 2017): 311-332.
“‘It’s painful to see them think’: Wharton, Fin de Siécle Science, and the Authentication of Female Intelligence.” J/MMLA, The Journal of the Midwest Modern Language Association, 49.2 (Fall 2016): 137-160.
“An Impossible Woman: Henry James and the Mysterious Case of Anne Moncure Crane.” American Literary Realism, 49.2 (Winter 2017): 95-113.
“A Month at The Mount: Research and the Unsearchable Archive.” The Edith Wharton Review, 31.1 (Spring 2015): 32-40.
“Suffer the Little Vixens: Edith Wharton and Realist Terror in ‘Jazz Age’ America.” JML: Journal of Modern Literature, 38.3 (Spring 2015): 99-118.
“Of Anarchy and Amateurism: Zine Publication and Traditions of Print Dissent.” J/MMLA: The Journal of the Midwest Modern Language Association, 14.1 (Fall 2010): 101-128.
“‘Reading for It’: Lesbian Readers Constructing Culture and Identity through Textual Experience.” Peele, Thomas, ed. Queer Popular Culture (New York: Palgrave-MacMillan, 2007): 85-103.
Review of Enumerations: Data and Literary Study, by Andrew Piper (Chicago UP: 2018). The Los Angeles Review of Books, forthcoming.
Review of None of This is Normal: The Fiction of Jeff VanderMeer, by Benjamin J. Robertson (Minnesota UP, 2018). ASAP/Journal, forthcoming.
Review of The Biopolitics of Feeling, by Kyla Schuller (Duke UP, 2018). Legacy, forthcoming.
“Fantasies of Form.” Review of Forms: Whole, Rhythm, Hierarchy, Network, by Caroline Levine (Princeton UP, 2015). Criticism, forthcoming fall 2018.
Review of Edith Wharton and Cosmopolitanism, eds. Meredith L. Goldsmith and Emily Orlando University Press of Florida, 2016). Studies in American Naturalism, 16.2 (Spring 2017): pp. 81-4.
Review of Edith Wharton and Cosmopolitanism, eds. Meredith L. Goldsmith and Emily Orlando (University Press of Florida, 2016). American Literary Realism 29.3 (Spring 2017): pp. 294-6.
“How textbook rentals undercut students.” Inside Higher Ed, 6 June 2018. InsideHigherEd.com
“Oh, the S@$% You’ll Do After You’re Tenured.” McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, 21 March 2018. McSweeneys.net.
“(De)Composition: or, How Matter Matters.” Codex: Essays and Photographs on the Art of the Book, ed. Micah Bloom (Grand Forks: University of North Dakota Press, 2018).
“In Praise of Not-Not Reading.” The Point, 6 April 2017. ThePointMag.com.
“How NDAs Stifle Speech on Campus.” Conditionally Accepted – Inside Higher Ed, 24 March 2017. InsideHigherEd.com/Conditionally-Accepted
“The Genius Next Door: When Octavia Butler Was My Neighbor.” Public Books, 15 December 2015. PublicBooks.org
“Bagpipes: A Rock-and-Roll History.” The Atlantic, 9 July 2016. TheAtlantic.com.
“The Puerility of Purity: How Jonathan Franzen’s Latest Rewrites an Edith Wharton Novel You’ve Probably Never Heard Of.” The Los Angeles Review of Books, 11 March 2016. LAReviewofBooks.com
“From Nowhere, and Everywhere.” The Chronicle Review – The Chronicle of Higher Education, 1 February 2016: B16.
“Loving the Alien: or, Making Theory Useful to the Undergraduate American Literature Classroom.” Pedagogy in American Literary Studies (PALS) – blog, 25 & 27 January 2016. TeachingPals.wordpress.com.
“Engaging the Ghost: Digitization, Preservation, and the Lessons of a Haunted Library.” The Mount’s Blog, 31 July 2015. EdithWharton.org.