Educational Background

  • Ph.D., University of Cambridge

Teaching Interests

  • Spanish literature and culture, with special emphasis on the nineteenth century
  • Spanish realism
  • science and literature
  • gender

Research Interests

  • novels of Benito Pérez Galdós
  • masculinity studies

Selected Publications


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.


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