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    PhD in English, Stony Brook University (2016) Graduate Certificate in Cultural Studies MA in English, Binghamton University (2010) BA in English, New York University (2009)


    “Joss Whedon’s Much Ado About Nothing and the Voyeuristic Audience.” Shakespeare Bulletin Volume 35, Number 1 (2017): 15-35. “Lord Have Mercy On Us: Broadsides and London Plague Life.” The Sixteenth Century Journal (forthcoming) “‘Milk for gall’—Breastfeeding and Female Political Power in Macbeth” in Cultural Representations of Breastfeeding, Demeter Press (forthcoming)


    Current book project: This Body of Death—Decay in Early Modern English Verse

    Upcoming Talks and Conferences

    The Sidney Psalter and the Typological Potential of Lyric Sixteenth Century Society Conference (October 2017, Milwaukee, WI)   “Now let us sport while we may”—First person plural and the lyric address Modern Language Association (January 2018, New York, NY)


    Sixteenth Century Society Renaissance Society of America Modern Language Association

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