Publications

Articles

“Black/Asian Counterintimacies: Reading Sui Sin Far in Jamaica.” J19: The Journal of Nineteenth-Century Americanists. In revision.

“Black, Red, and Yellow: Cross-Racial Coalitions and Conflicts in the Early African American Scientific Imagination.” Occasion: Interdisciplinary Humanities Journal, ARCADE @ Stanford. Special Issue: “Biologism and Identity.” Eds. David Palumbo-Liu and Jenny Wills. 11 (2017): ~4,700 words. Forthcoming.

“Visualizing Race Science in Benito Cereno.” J19: The Journal of Nineteenth-Century Americanists. 3.1 (2015): 130-137.

Chapters in Edited Collections
“Gothic Monstrosity: Charles Brockden Brown’s Edgar Huntly and the Trope of the Bestial Indian.” American Gothic Culture: An Edinburgh Companion. Eds. Joel Faflak and Jason Haslam. Edinburgh: University of Edinburgh Press, 2015. 25-43.

Reviews and Introductions

Review of Becoming Sui Sin Far: Early Fiction, Journalism, and Travel Writing by Edith Maude Eaton, edited by Mary Chapman, forthcoming in Common-place: The Journal of Early American Life 18.2 (2018?): ~1500 words.

“Life as a Feminist Academic.” Review of Erin Wunker, Notes from a Feminist Killjoy: Essays on Everyday Life, forthcoming in Canadian Literature (2017?)

“Sodomy and Settler Colonialism: Early American Original Sins.” Introduction to Samuel Danforth’s The Cry of Sodom Enquired Into; Upon Occasion of the Arraignment and Commendation of Benjamin Goad, for His Prodigious Villany (1674), forthcoming in Common-place: The Journal of Early American Life 17.3 (2017): ~500 words. Access here.

“The Year in Conferences: C19: ‘Unsettling’,” ESQ: A Journal of Nineteenth-Century American Literature and Culture, 63.1 (2017): 144-167. (co-authored).

Review of Mel Y. Chen, Animacies: Biopolitics, Racial Mattering, and Queer Affect. College Literature. 41.3 (2014): 149-151.

Encyclopedia Entries
The Dictionary of Literary Characters. Ed. Michael D. Sollars. New York, NY: Facts on File Inc., 2010. Entries on Arms and the Man by George Bernard Shaw, “Bloodchild” by Octavia Butler, “The Cloven Viscount” by Italo Calvino, Maus by Art Spiegelman, Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides, “The Minority Report” by Philip K. Dick, “The Nonexistent Knight” by Italo Calvino, Solaris by Stanislaw Lem.

Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels. Ed. M. Keith Booker. Westport, CT:Greenwood, 2010. Entries on Gemma Bovery by Posy Simmonds, Ghost World by Daniel Clowes.