Writing

Articles

“Print Culture, Queer Form, and No. 44, The Mysterious Stranger.” Forthcoming in Modern Fiction Studies.

Flannery O’Connor, the Phenomenology of Race, and the Institutions of Irony.” Twentieth-Century Literature 65.3 (September 2019): 237-260.

Tragedy, Realism, Skepticism.Genre: Forms of Discourse and Culture 51.3 (December 2018): 209-236.

Aggregation, Public Criticism, and the History of Reading Big Data.PMLA 133.5 (October 2018): 1207-1224.

Audre Lorde, Theodor Adorno, and the Administered Word.” New Literary History 49.3 (Summer 2018): 337-359.

Global Provincialism:  Orhan Pamuk and William Faulkner in the Age of World Literature.Contemporary Literature 59.1 (Spring 2018).

Genre, History, Ecology:  James Welch’s Fools Crow and the Reagan Anti-Environmental Revolution.” Arizona Quarterly 73.2 (Summer 2017):  37-59.

Nature, Necessity, and the Philosophy of Metaphor in Walden.” Nineteenth-Century Prose 44.2 (Fall 2017):  49-70.

The Age of Anxiety: Patricia Highsmith, Existential Psychology, and the ‘Decline’ of American Naturalism.” American Literature 87.4 (December 2015): 769-98.

Bourdieu, Cavell, and the Politics of Aesthetic Value.L&T  29.3 (September 2015):  260-283.

Accounting for The Road: Tragedy, Courage, and Cavell’s Acknowledgement.” Philosophy and Literature 37.2 (October 2013):  267-90.

Silencing the Politics of Literature in Woolf’s The Voyage Out.” Genre: Forms of Discourse and Culture. 45.2 (Summer 2012):  269-98.

Democracy, Justice, and Tragedy in Cormac McCarthy’s No Country for Old Men.” Religion & Literature 43.3 (Autumn 2011):  107-33.

Bringing ‘Fullness’ to Naomi: Centripetal Nationalism in the Book of Ruth.HBT 33.1 (Fall 2011): 62-81.

‘The Old, Old Battle of the Room’: The Politics of Space in A Room With a View.The Journal of Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies 17.1 (Spring 2011): 80-92.

Violating the Feminine: War, Kristeva, and The Things They Carried.” The Journal of the American Studies Association of Texas 41 (November 2010): 33-43.

Book Chapters

“The City and the Landfill:  Teaching Waste, Toxicity, and Southern Environmental History in Suttree.” Forthcoming in Teaching the Works of Cormac McCarthy (MLA).

Short Fiction

“Children with Guns.”  Dead Mule (March 2018).

“Hard Lessons in Marrakech.” The Delmarva Review 10 (November 2017).

Book Reviews

Review of The Nature of California: Race, Citizenship, and Farming since the Dust Bowl by Sarah D. WaldThe ALH Online Review, Series X. Published April 2, 2017.

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