Research Interests: Victorian literature, food studies, animal studies, the supernatural, genre
ââMutations of nature, parodies of mankindâ: Monsters and Urban Wildlife in Johanna Sinisaloâs Troll.â Humanimalia 5.2 (Spring 2014).
âUt Pictura Poesis?: Art and the Irish Nation in Sydney Owensonâs The Wild Irish Girl.â New Hibernia Review 15.3 (Autumn 2011): 80-93.
At UC Davis
GSR, Davis Humanities Institute (2014-2015)
Teaching Assistant, ENL130 British Romantic Literature (Fall 2013)
At Boston College
Instructor, First Year Writing Seminar (2 semesters)
Environmental Practice and Early American Literature (Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture)
Romanticism and the Question of the Stranger
Kinder Than Solitude
The Ploy of Instinct: Victorian Sciences of Nature and Sexuality in Liberal Governance (Forms of Living (FUP))