Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century British Literature
Gender and Sexuality
Research Interests/Professional Activities
Literature of the long nineteenth century, especially the works of Jane Austen, Charlotte Brontë, Charles Dickens, George Eliot, Elizabeth Gaskell and Mary Elizabeth Braddon
Gender and Sexuality Studies
Material Culture Studies
“Wives, Daughters, and Worsted-Work: The Trouble with Victorian Handiwork Culture.” Victorians Institute Journals. December 2019
“His and Hers: Gendered Ownership in Dombey and Son and Lady Audley’s Secret.” Victorian Literature and Culture. June 2017.
“First-Year Symposium: One College’s Response to the Perceived ‘Deficit’ in Civic Education.” Co-authored with Joe Roidt, Marty DeNicolo, Amy Kittle, and Brent Saindon. Communication Education. October 2016.
“Inherited Emotions: George Eliot and the Politics of Heirlooms.” Nineteenth-Century Literature. March 2010.
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