Degrees/Diplomas: PhD, Rutgers University
Research Interests: Victorian literature and culture; history and theory of the novel; print culture and history of the book; modernist studies and twentieth-century literature; postcolonial literature and theory.
Specialization: History of the Novel|Modernism|Postcolonial, Transnational, and Global Literature and Theory|Victorian Literature
Urban Realism and the Cosmopolitan Imagination: Visible City, Invisible World (Cambridge UP 2011)
Teaching Literature: A Companion. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2002 (Edited and introduced with Ann Dean, University of Southern Maine)
The Secret Agent by Joseph Conrad. Guelph, Ontario: Broadview Press, 2009 (New critical edition)
Special Issue of Victorian Literature and Culture 38: 2 (2010): “Victorian Cosmopolitanisms” (Edited and introduced with Jason Rudy, University of Maryland)