Digital Humanities, Digital Pedagogy; Early Modern drama and literary studies; theatre, book, popular culture history.
I am interested in American popular culture, particularly how it intersects with race, gender, and/or age.
Religion in China
Chinese conceptions of race and diversity
Religious literature and religion in literature
Race, Identity, Politics. Radical literature of the 1930s and 1940s, popular culture, comics, film, tv.
…ndu Identities: cultural regrouping online,” in Digital Hinduism. Edited by Xenia Zeiler. Routledge [Forthcoming].
Hinduism and Hindu Nationalism Online. Routledge, 2018 (book)
“Hijabi Cosplay: performances of culture, religion, and fandom,” Journal of Religion and Popular Culture. 30.2 (Summer): 87-105.
“The Rhetoric of Violence, Religion, and Purity in India’s Cow Protection Movement,” Journal of Religion and Violence. May 2017: 131-149.
“Digital Hinduism.” In Oxford Bibliographies in Hinduism…
Areas: Contemporary Hinduism and Islam Research interests: Nationalism, Religion and Media, Religion in Popular Culture, Secularism, Gender
Restoration and eighteenth-century British literature; women’s studies; motherhood; monstrosity; film and popular culture.
Contemporary Literature from Latin America, Brazil, and the Francophone Caribbean
Documentary, film & media studies, black popular cultures, women & gender studies
Finnish studies, Scandinavian studies, cultural studies, film studies, Scandinavian cinema, popular culture, crime fiction, Aki Kaurismäki, violence
Medieval/renaissance French literature, history of emotions, War studies, Affect theory, Trauma theory, gender theory, cultural theory, French popular culture.