Research Interests: Nineteenth-century French literature, prose fiction, popular culture and development of the press, Carribean literature (including hispanophone and anglophone) and postcolonial theory.
Fellowships and Awards:
American Council of Learned Societies Fellowship 2008-09.
Scholar Incentive Award, CUNY, 2008-09.
Robert M. Leylan Fellowship in the Humanities, 2002-03.
École Normale Supérieure Exchange, 2001-02.
Georges Lurcy Fellowship for Doctoral Research in France, 2001-02.
Richard J. Franke Fellowship, 1997-99.