PhD, English, City University of New York Graduate Center, 2015
BA, Concentration in the Politics of Media, The Gallatin School at New York University, 2002, summa cum laude
Shelley and his Circle
Research Associate, 2012-present
Adjunct Lecturer, 2016-present
St. Lawrence University
CLIR Postdoctoral Fellow, 2015-2016
The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy
Managing Editor, 2014-2015
Graduate Teaching Fellow, English Department, 2008-2011
The City University of New York Graduate Center
Interactive Technology and Pedagogy Certificate Program
Assistant Program Officer, 2010-2014
Refereed Articles and Book Chapter
“Amiability, Community, and Poetry: Contesting Cockney Values in a Newly Recovered Work by Elizabeth Kent.” Under review at PMLA.
“Beyond Academic Twitter: Social Media and the Evolution of Scholarly Publication.” Hybrid Pedagogy. July 2016.
“Percy Bysshe Shelley and the Ekphrasis of Hair.” European Romantic Review 24.2 (April 2013): 231-250.
“The Child of the City and the Palimpsest at Sea: De Quincey’s Chronological Constraints.” Literature Compass 9.10 (Oct. 2012): 679-693.
“Ghosts in the House: Margaret Oliphant’s Uncanny Response to Feminist Success.” Antifeminism and the Victorian Novel. Ed. Tamara Wagner. Amherst, NY: Cambria Press, 2009.
Co-Editor and Introduction, with Stephen Klein. The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy 4 (December 2013).
“This Week in Digital Humanities and Pedagogy: Celebrating Five Years of The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy.” The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy (July 1, 2015).
“This Week in Digital Humanities and Pedagogy: A Message in a Bottle.” The Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy (April 14, 2015).
Works in Progress
Romantic Touch: Ephemeral Gestures and Material Remains in British Romanticism. Book manuscript in progress.
AWARDS AND HONORS
Council of Library and Information Research Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2015-2016
The English Program Prize for Distinguished Work in Romanticism, CUNY, 2015
Presidential Research Fellowship, CUNY, 2014-2015
NASSR Graduate Student Travel Bursary, 2014
Digital Humanities Summer Institute Tuition Scholarship, 2014
Alumni and Faculty Dissertation Year Fellowship, CUNY, 2012-2013
Enhanced Chancellor’s Fellowship, CUNY, 2007-2012
Conference Presentation Support Grant, CUNY, 2011 and 2013
MPHC Winter Climbing Competition, 2nd Place (Intermediate), 2011
Grand Prize in McSweeney’s writing contest, 2006
Presidential Honors Scholar, NYU, 1998-2002
Rubin Award for Poetry, Gallatin, 2001
National Arts Foundation Award, 1998
CONFERENCES AND PRESENTATIONS
“Romantic Touch: Tactility and Sociability in British Romanticism.” University of South Dakota. Vermillion, SD. January 22, 2015.
“Romantic Hair.” The Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, New York Public Library, New York, NY. April 25, 2012.
THATCamp North Country: Digital Stories. Canton, NY. March 10-11, 2016.
The Digital University. New York, NY. April 21, 2010.
Projection: Speculating on Presence, Absence, and Nonsense. The English Student Association of the Graduate Center at CUNY Annual Conference. New York, NY. March 6, 2009.
Papers Presented and Panels Chaired
“The Intimacy of the Unknown: Recovering Thomas Brown.” MLA. Philadelphia, PA. January 5-8, 2017.
“Elizabeth Kent’s Lost Tales, Found.” North American Society for the Study of Romanticism. Berkeley, CA. August 11-14, 2016.
Roundtable participant (invited). “How and Why Does the Geneva Summer Still Matter?” Keats-Shelley Association of America Symposium: The Geneva Summer. New York, NY. May 21, 2016.
Moderator (invited). “Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein.” Session featuring Anne Mellor and Jerrold E. Hogle. Keats-Shelley Association of America Symposium: The Geneva Summer. New York, NY. May 21, 2016.
“Developing and Managing Your Academic & Professional Digital Identity.” St. Lawrence University Center for Teaching and Learning. Canton, NY. February 23, 2016.
“Becoming Ephemera.” International Conference on Romanticism. Park City, UT. October 14-17, 2015.
“Disorganizing Time: Waiting in The Iron Chest.” North American Society for the Study of Romanticism. Washington, DC. July 9-13, 2014.
“Silence and Stillness in Caleb Williams.” North American Society for the Study of Romanticism. Boston, MA. August 8-11, 2013.
“Shelley’s Hairy Revolution.” International Conference on Romanticism. Montreal, QC. November 3-5, 2011.
“Archival Apocalypse in Atwood’s MaddAddam Trilogy.” Society for Utopian Studies. State College, PA. October 20-23, 2011.
“‘The Ruins of Mankind’: Coleridge’s Imperial Imagination.” MLA. Los Angeles, CA. January 9, 2011.
“Smoking Mirrors and Human Skulls: Coleridge’s Mexican Metaphor.” North American Society for the Study of Romanticism. Vancouver, BC. August 18-22, 2010.
“The Architecture of Urban Childhood in Thomas De Quincey’s Confessions of an English Opium Eater.” International Conference on Romanticism. New York, NY. November 6, 2009.
“‘What a World We Make’: Imagining Kantian Dystopia in Shelley’s The Cenci.” Affect, Mood, Feeling: 1748-1819. London, ON. April 26, 2009.
“Ghosts in the House: Margaret Oliphant’s Uncanny Response to Feminist Success.” Society for Utopian Studies. Portland, ME. November 1, 2008.
English 110: Memory and Memorialization, Fall 2016
St. Lawrence University
Making Digital Worlds, Spring 2016
Digital Initiatives Faculty Fellowships, Fall 2015 and Spring 2016
Independent Study advisor for Ellie Miner and Kristen Di Perno, Fall 2015
English Literature, Spring 2011
Women in Literature, Spring 2011
Metamorphoses (Principles of Effective Writing), Fall 2010
Protest Literature (Principles of Effective Writing), Fall 2009 and Spring 2010
The Body Politic (Principles of Effective Writing), Spring 2009
Natural and Unnatural (Principles of Effective Writing), Fall 2008
Workshops and Guest Lectures
Social Media for Community Based Learning. St. Lawrence University. February 2, 2016
Digital Austen: Timelines and Maps. St. Lawrence University. February 1, 2016
Twitter and Society. St. Lawrence University. January 26, 2016.
Social Media for LIT Professionals. St. Lawrence University. December 4, 2015.
Online Academic Publishing Tools for Interactive Technology and the University. City University of New York Graduate Center. March 22, 2012.
Interference Archive, Volunteer Cataloger, 2016-present
Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon (Canton, NY), Co-organizer, 2016
Digital Humanities Quarterly, Peer Reviewer, 2014-present
#tooFEW Feminists Engage Wikipedia, 2013-present
Journal of Interactive Technology and Pedagogy, Editorial Collective, 2010-2015
CUNY Romanticism Group, Founder and Co-organizer, 2009-2013
English Student Association, Admissions and Financial Aid Committee, 2012-2013
Digital Humanities Post-Doctoral Fellowship Search, Search Coordinator, 2012
POPS Art Project, Publications Coordinator, 2011-2012
English Student Association, Placement Committee, 2011-2012
The Digital University, Conference Co-organizer, 2010
English Student Association Conference Projection, Conference Co-organizer, 2009
American Society for Eighteenth Century Studies, International Conference on Romanticism, The Keats-Shelley Association of America, Modern Language Association, North American Society for the Study of Romanticism
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