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The Oxford History of the Novel in English: Volume 8: American Fiction after 1940. Co-editor, with Cyrus R.K. Patell. General Editor, Patrick Parrinder. Oxford University Press. Forthcoming 2019.
American Fiction since 1945 (Readers' Guides to Essential Criticism). With Cyrus R. K. Patell. Palgrave Macmillan (under contract).
Not in Sisterhood: Edith Wharton, Willa Cather, Zona Gale, and the Politics of Female Authorship. Palgrave Macmillan, 2001.
Academic Articles and Book Chapters
“Cosmopolitan Reading and the Global Classroom.” Co-author, with Cyrus R. K. Patell. ADE/ADFL Bulletin: Globalization and Literary Studies, forthcoming December 2018.
“Children’s and Young Adult Literature,” in Oxford History of the Novel in English, Volume 8: American Fiction after 1940 (forthcoming 2019).
“Breaking out of the ‘muffin tins’: A Wrinkle in Time, Cosmopolitanism, and Children’s Literature,” Journal of American Studies 48:2 (2016): 231-245.
“The Dynamics of Residual and Emergent in the American Novel After 1940.” Co-author, with Cyrus R. K. Patell. In New Directions in the History of the Novel, ed. Patrick Parrinder, Andrew Nash, and Nicola Wilson. Palgrave, 2014.
“‘Fragments of their desire’: Willa Cather and the Alternative Aesthetic Tradition of Native American Culture.” In Willa Cather and Material Culture: Real-World Writing, Writing the Real World ed. Janis Stout. University of Alabama Press, 2004.
“The Cosmopolitan Regionalism of Zona Gale’s Friendship Village.” In Middlebrow Moderns, ed. Meredith Goldsmith and Lisa Botshon. Northeastern University Press, 2003.
“Zona Gale.” In Advocates and Activists, 1919–1941: Men and Women Who Shaped the Period Between the Wars, ed. David Garrett Izzo. Locust Hill Press, 2003.
Magazine and Newspaper Writing
"Finding a 'Teachable Moment' in the Kavanaugh Hearings." Motherwell Magazine. 26 September 2018.
“What Would Hannah Gadsby Do,” The Rumpus, 6 August 2018.
"Staging Octavia Butler in Abu Dhabi," The Paris Review, 8 January 2018.
“Discovering Feminist Students in the Middle East,” New York Times Op-Ed, 23 January 2017. Reprinted in International New York Times, 25 January 2017 (print).
“Conversations in the Global Classroom,” Inside Higher Ed, 13 June 2017.
“Where to…. Dubai” for AFAR Guide to Dubai (2016).
“Abu Dhabi Highlights” for AFAR Guide to Abu Dhabi (2016).
Recent Columns from THE NATIONAL
"The road to parenthood is paved with stories – of both love and loss" (8 October 2018).
"Gun culture has even infiltrated our children's parks in the trigger-happy US" (13 August 2018).
"The female adventurer who disproved Virginia Woolf's theory" (24 April 2018).
"It's not the destination, it's the car you drive to get there" (26 March 2018).
"Nostalgia makes us long for the past even as we enjoy the present" (9 April 2018).
"There are some occasions when development doesn't feel like advancement" (12 March 2018).
"Special Olympics will generate goodwill and engineer a further shift in attitudes" (26 February 2018).
"The unsettling beauty of the Markazi exhibition and the questions it prompts" (17 February 2018).
"We don’t need more women on pedestals; we need more men who know how to behave" (2 February 2018).
"Walking is my antidote to bad news" (20 January 2018).
"Pay attention to what really matters in 2018" (6 January 2018).
"Being a Modern-day Bedouin makes it hard to call anywhere home" (24 December 2017).
“The Paris Affair” (script). Represented by The Gotham Group; Laura Dern attached.
The Time Locket (novel). East Bluff Books, 2014.