Welcome, I am the Caroline D. Eckhardt Early Career Professor of Comparative Literature and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Comparative Literature at the Pennsylvania State University. This site contains updates on my research (publications and presentations) and teaching as well as contact information.


"Between the Archive and the Text: Fathers of the Fatherlands, the Latin American boom, and the Dictator-Novel in the Global South"

12.04.2017. I will be delivering a talk, "Between the Archive and the Text: "Fathers of the Fatherlands," the Latin American "boom," and the Dictator-Novel in the Global South," in the Modernist Studies Workshop at Penn State on Monday, December 4, 3:00-4:30 pm (Grucci Room, 102 Burrowes).

Global South Panels at MLA 2018

Out now: “Marvelous Autocrats: Disrupted Realisms in the Dictator-Novel of the South Atlantic" (essay)