Office: Preakness Hall 334
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Position: Associate Professor
Area Specialization: Early modern literature and culture, critical theory, cultural studies, working-class studies, rhetorical theory.
Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh
My teaching and research interests include early modern literature, critical theory, theories of rhetoric, and cultural studies. I am especially interested in representations of class and work in literature.
At Work in the Early Modern English Theater: Valuing Labor (Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2015)
Rhetorics of Class in Shakespeare’s England (in progress)
“Imagetext in The Winter’s Tale,” Textual Practice 29.4 (2014): 697-716.
“Neostoicism and the Economics of Revenge in Cyril Tourneur’s The Atheist’s Tragedy,” College Literature 41.3 (2014): 7-26.
“The Politics and Poetics of Embodiment in Gerrard Winstanley’s Digger Writings,” Clio: A Journal of Literature, History and the Philosophy of History 42.3 (2013): 283-308.
“Humoralism and Poverty in Jonson’s Every Man in his Humour,” South Central Review 30.2 (2013): 73-90.
“‘A shoemaker sell flesh and blood – O indignity!’: The Labouring Body and Community in The Shoemaker’s Holiday,” English Studies 92.3 (2011): 259-273.
“The Carnivalesque and Class Hybridization in As You Like It,” Explorations in Renaissance Culture 36.2 (2010): 229-244.
Bartolovich, Crystal, David Hillman, and Jean E. Howard, eds. Marx and Freud: Great Shakespeareans Vol. 10. London: Continuum, 2012, The Sixteenth Century Journal XLIV, no. 3 (2013): 849-51.
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