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Stetson University | DeLand, FL 32724


Stetson University | English Department

Assistant Professor August 2022-present

Bucknell University | English Department Literary Studies

Visiting Assistant Professor                                                                     August 2021-2022

Georgia Institute of Technology | School of Literature, Media, and Communication 

Marion L. Brittain Postdoctoral Fellow                                                  August 2018- 2021

Emory University | Department of English

 Visiting Assistant Professor                                                                    August 2017- 2018 


Emory University | English Literature  PhD., 2017

University of Sussex | English MA with Distinction, 2011

Kenyon College | English (Minor in Women’s Studies and African American Studies) BA with Honors, Magna Cum Laude, 2009



“An Appetite for Injection: Medicine, Technology, and Imperialism in The Sign of Four (1890).”  Accepted. Literature and Medicine.

“Gut Sympathy: Anthropomorphism and Disgust in Sidney Whiting’s Memoirs of a Stomach (1853). Configurations. 29.2 (2021).  

“Pharmacokinetics and Opium-Eating: Metabolites, Stomach Aches, and the Afterlife of De Quincey’s Addiction.” Psychopharmacology in British Literature and Culture: 1780-1900. Ed. Natalie Roxburgh and Jennifer Henke. Palgrave MacMillan, 2020. 

“Mother Palimpsest: Reproduction in Confessions of an English Opium-Eater and Suspiria de Profundis.” Essays in Romanticism. 24.1 (2017), 69-82. 

“‘In and among us’: Specters of Friendship in Coleridge’s Biographia Literaria.” European Romantic Review. 27:5 (2016), 623-637.

“Derrida’s No(i)se.” Parallax. 20.1 (2014), 41-53. 

Book Chapter in Edited Collection

“Philately on the Telephone: Reading, Touching, Loving the Envois.” Going Postcard. Ed. Vincent W.J. van Gerven Oei. Punctum Books, 2017.

Review Essay

“Untouchable Girls and Radiohead: Femininity in Celebricities’ Alt- Rock Theory.” Review: Anthony Curtis Adler. Celebricities: Media Culture and the Phenomenology of Gadget Commodity Life. Fordham University Press: NY, 2016. syndicate.network February 1, 2017. Online.

Under Preparation

“Antigone, Plague, and the Politics of Sisterhood in Mary Shelley’s The Last Man.” In progress.

Morbid Cravings: Medicalizing Appetite in Nineteenth-Century Literature. In progress.