- Ph.D., University of Cambridge
- Spanish literature and culture, with special emphasis on the nineteenth century
- Spanish realism
- science and literature
- novels of Benito Pérez Galdós
- masculinity studies
Mapping the Social Body: Urbanization, the Gaze, and the Novels of Galdós
"‘Enemigos de la virilidad': Sex, Masturbation, and Celibacy in Nineteenth-Century Spain." Prisma Social 13 (December 2014): 72-108.
"Men in Black: Fashioning Masculinity in Nineteenth-Century Spain." Letras Hispanas 8.2 (Fall 2012): 78-93.