Educational Background

  • Ph.D., North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Teaching Interests

  • Irish literature
  • James Joyce
  • Modernism
  • Modern and contemporary British literature
  • Science and literature

Current Projects and Research Interests

  • "Instinct as Cognition in Joyce's Early Prose," submitted for the volume Cognitive Joyce: The Neuronal Text, edited by André Topia, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle; essay in progress: "A Portrait of Allflesh: Joyce and Samuel Butler."
  • General Editor, Bucknell Contemporary Irish Writers Series (Bucknell University Press).

Selected Publications

"The Irish Patient: The Female Body, Nation, and Language in the Poetry of Eavan Boland and Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill," in The Patient (Aperçus: Histories Texts Cultures). Ed. Harold Schweizer and Kimberly Myers. Bucknell University Press, 2010. 97-110.

"Eating Like a White Man: Nibbling at the Edges of Heart of Darkness." L'epoque Conradienne 33 (2007): 49-57.


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