Academic Articles

"Twilight Talk: What Girls Ought to Know about Sex Education in Louisa May Alcott's Eight Cousins." The Biopolitics of Childhood. Ed. Allison Giffen and Lucia Hodgson. University of Mississippi Press, Forthcoming. Essay Accepted.

"Save Me from the Waltz: Zelda Fitzgerald and the Trauma Cultures of Expat Paris."American Writers in Paris: Then and Now. Ed. Ferdâ Asya. Fairleigh-Dickinson University Press, Forthcoming. Essay Accepted.

"Speculative Genealogies: Global Infertility and the Biopolitics of the Fertility Dystopia." Legacy 40.1 (2023). Forthcoming January.

"Her Body, Herland: Reproductive Health and Dis/topian Satire in Charlotte Perkins Gilman." Utopian Studies 29.1 (2018): 1-20. Full article available on

"Utopia, Inc.: A Manifesto for the Cyborg Corporation." Science Fiction Studies 44.1 (2017): 21-42. Full article available on

"Always Already Sexual: New Materialism in Whitman’s Leaves of Grass." Writing the Environment in Nineteenth Century American Literature: The Ecological Awareness of Early Scribes of Nature. Ed. Steven Petersheim and Malcolm P. Jones IV. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2015. 99-115. Full chapter available on

Public Essays

"The Woman Writer’s Playbook to Fighting Censorship," Edinburgh University Press Blog. Forthcoming July 29, 2022.

"Anti-Censorship Alcott, Or How the Author of Little Women Taught Girls to Talk Sex," Critical Childhood Studies (CCS) Project Blog. Feb. 16, 2022. Open-access article here. PDF copy available