1. University of Virginia
  2. Arts & Sciences



Selected Publications

"George Eliot's Feuerbach: Senses, Sympathy, Omniscience, and Secularism," ELH 84.2 (Summer 2017): 475–502.

"Experiencing History and Encountering Fiction in Vanity Fair," Victorian Studies 58.3 (Spring 2016): 412–35.

"Writing the Rhythms of the Womb: Alice Meynell's Poetics of Pregnancy," Modern Philology 112.1 (August 2014): 226–48.

Selected Awards/Fellowships

UVA Information Literacy Grant, 2017



Selected Fellowships and Grants


Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship. 2016-2017.

Inaugural Graduate Fellow. Power, Violence, and Inequality Collective. University of Virginia. 2016-2017.

Fellow. Institute for the Humanities and Global Cultures. University of Virginia. 2016-2017.

Buckner W. Clay Grant, to support an interdisciplinary symposium titled “The Global Contemporary.” Institute for the Humanities and Global Cultures. University of Virginia. March 2016.



  • “Bleak House, Liquid City: Climate to Climax in Dickens” A Global History of Literature and the Environment, eds. John Parham and Louise Westling (Cambridge University Press, 2017): 201-217
  • “Where to Breathe in Gissing’s London,” Proceedings from International Conference on Modernist Literature, (Shanghai: Shanghai Foreign Language Education Press, forthcoming).



In the Mood: Special Issue of New Literary History  43.3 (Summer 2012).  Co-edited with Rita Felski.

Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice: Copia Annotated E-Reader.  New York: Copia Editions, 2011.

Jane Austen, Northranger Abbey: Norton Critical EditionNew York: Norton, 2004.

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