Modern Chinese literature, intellectual history, critical theory
Victorian literature, Romanticism, the Bildungsroman, intellectual history
French Literature and Intellectual History, Digital Humanities, Book History.
Eighteenth-century British literature, intellectual history, and digital humanities.
Literary theory, intellectual history, status of profession; common core.
French Avant-garde, Intellectual History, Digital Liberal Arts, Food Studies
nineteenth-century Latina/o literary and intellectual history
revolution and independence in the Americas
history of the book
Interdisciplinary literary and cultural studies, including in disciplines outside the humanities (e.g., the sciences, mathematics, law, etc.); Scottish literary and intellectual history, 1707-the present; British literature of the long eighteenth century; Romanticism; modernism; critical and literary theory; the Enlightenment and its intellectual legacy; history and morphology of literary forms; literary and intellectual history; crime fiction
I research and teach eighteenth and nineteenth-century British literature and culture, media, intellectual history, gender, and critical theory.
My work is concerned with Greek and Roman literature, religion, and philosophy, from Homer to late antiquity, and their reception in European intellectual history.