american literature,  public humanities, cultural theory


Ph.D. English, University of California, Berkeley, 1990
B.A. English, Yale University, 1982


On Lingering and Being Last: Race and Sovereignty in the New World (Fordham 2008)
Reading at the Social Limit: Affect, Mass Culture, and Edgar Allan Poe (Stanford 1995)

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