Other Research


“‘Every India Mail’: The Lamplighter & the Prospect of U.S. (Postal) Empire.” India in the American Imaginary, 1780s- 1880s. Eds. Rajender Kaur & Anupama Arora. Palgrave, 2017. goo.gl/Frnct7 or  Document.  


“Reconstructing the Racial Politics of Disability and Literary History in Bricks Without Straw.” American Literary Realism. 48.1(2016): 21-36. muse.jhu.edu/article/638958

“Sympathetic Reading and Sentimental Ownership in ‘Uncle Tom and Little Eva,’ a Card Game Adaptation of Uncle Tom’s Cabin.” The Journal of the Midwest Modern Language Association 46.2 (2012): 127-52. http://www.jstor.org/stable/43150849

Recent Research Fellowships & Conference Attendance

April 2018: Fellowship-in-Residence at the University of Virginia

May 2018: Fellowship-in-Residence at the Library Company of Philadelphia

May 2018: “Transoceanic American Studies” Conference at the German History Institute. https://www.ghi-dc.org/events-conferences/event-history/2018/conferences/transoceanic-american-studies.html?L=0

June 2018: “Questions of the Archive” Bavarian American Academy Summer Institute. http://www.amerikahaus.de/akademie/portfolio/summer-academy/

July 2018: “The American Maritime Commons” NEH Summer Institute with the Munson Institute at Mystic Seaport. https://www.mysticseaport.org/munson-neh/

November 2018: Panel on “Animal States: Materiality, Animality, and Desire” at the American Studies Association Annual Conference

January 2018: Panel on “Decolonizing The Oceans in Early American Writing” at the Modern Language Association Annual Conference


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