DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH FACULTY
PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2012
MA, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2004
BA, Northwestern University
Gender, Masculinity, and Queer Studies
20th and 21st Century American Literature
“'Where is your country?': Locating White Masculinity in All the Pretty Horses.“ All the Pretty Horses-Cormac McCarthy. Harold Bloom, ed. New York: Chelsea House, 2015.
“'Where is your country?': Locating White Masculinity in All the Pretty Horses.“ The Cormac McCarthy Journal 12.1 (2014): 69-88.
“Father Knows Best: Manhood in David Bradley and Philip Roth.“ Philip Roth Studies 9.2 (Fall 2013): 23-43.
Recent Conference Presentations:
“Schooling the Outsider: Fostering Distance in Junot Diaz's The Brief, Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao.“ The Louisville Conference on Literature and Culture Since 1900 (February 28-29, 2015).
“The Silver Screen and the Gray Flannel Suit: Nostalgia for White Masculinity in Late-20th Century Hollywood.“ American Culture/Popular Culture Conference (April 16-19, 2014).