American Literature and Culture, Asian American Literature
Geocriticism, American Literature, the Spatial Turn, the Railroad, 19th Century American Literature, 20th Century American Literature
African American literature, geography, Caribbean studies, American literature, 18th and 19th century American literature
…2011 Ph.D. English, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
Dissertation: Expansive Modernism: Female Editors, Little Magazines, and
New Book Histories.
Major area: Twentieth-Century American Literature
1st minor area: Multi-Ethnic Literature
2nd minor area: Rhetoric and Composition
2008 M.A. English, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis.
2006 B.A., summa cum laude, English, Purdue University North Central….
Australian Aboriginal Literature African American Literature American Literature Book History
…Black Print Unbound: The Christian Recorder, African American Literature, and Periodical Culture (Oxford UP 2015).
Unexpected Places: Relocating Nineteenth-Century African American Literature (Mississippi 2009)….
African American literature, nineteenth-century American literature, print culture, periodicals
Interests: life writing, Asian American literature, Jewish American literature.
African American literature, Multi-Ethnic American literature; Critical race and gender theories; American music in literature and film
nineteenth-century US literature and culture, early American literature, Native American literature, African American literature, American studies, performance studies, theatre history, sentimentalism
Asian American and Pacific Islander studies, ethnic American literature, 19th-20th century American literatures
Early and Nineteenth-Century American Literature, Poetry, Asian American Literature, Literature and Religion