Associate Professor of English and Women's and Gender Studies
17th- and 18th-century literary and cultural studies; performance studies; gender and sexuality studies.
Northwestern University, Ph.D.
University of Missouri, B.A.
Awards and Honors
Davis Faculty Fellow (2006)
Hewlett-Packard/Women's Studies Interdisciplinary Course Development Grant (2004)
Jeanette Lerman-Neubauer '69 and Joseph Neubauer Prize for Excellent in Teaching and Mentoring (2004)
Mazer Award for Faculty Research in Creative Arts, Humanities and Social Science, Brandeis University (2004)
Marver & Sheva Bernstein Faculty Fellowship (1996 - 1997)
|EL||94a||Experiential Learning Practicum|
|ENG||4a||The Restoration and the Eighteenth Century|
|ENG||11a||Introduction to Literary Method|
|ENG||23a||Remembering and Dismembering: Staging the Body in Early Modern England|
|ENG||28b||Queer Readings: Before Stonewall|
|ENG||37b||Modern Drama: Theatres of Rupture, Resistance, and Engagement|
|ENG||64b||From Libertinism to Sensibility: Pleasure and the Theater, 1660-1800|
|ENG||87b||Queer Readings: Beyond Stonewall|
|ENG||120a||The Orlando Project|
|ENG||144b||The Body as Text|
|ENG||153a||Enlightenment of the Flesh: Reading and Writing Sex in the Eighteenth Century|
|ENG||181a||Making Sex, Performing Gender|
|ENG||231a||Performing the Early Modern Self|