|Present||Lecturer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology|
Rhetoric and Composition, Cultural Studies, Comics and Graphic Novels, realism, modernism, and affect theory
Review Essays (1)
Invited Talks (1)
Conference Presentations (7)
“The Intimacy of Sympathy in George Eliot’s Daniel Deronda.”
LeMoyne College Religion and Literature Forum “The Return of the Text: A Conference on the Cultural Value of Close Reading.” (2013)
In her final novel, Daniel Deronda, Eliot transports her disappointed ideal of dispassionate sympathy far away on the Zionist mission ...
Thick Life in Literature: Elizabeth Povinelli and Middlemarch
MTSU Global Discourses in Women's and Gender Studies Conference (2013)
This paper places anthropologist Elizabeth Povinelli’s twenty-first century argument for a theory of intimacy, which explores intimacy and its constitutive ...
The Voyage In: Understanding and Experiencing Intimacy through Solitude in ...
Pacific Ancient and Modern Language Association Conference, Scripps College (2011)
This paper looks at Virginia Woolf’s representations of intimacies among diverse people, as well as intimacy experienced in solitude in ...