19th Century Lover's Eye Miniature Mourning Brooch, National Portrait Gallery

19th Century Lover's Eye Miniature Mourning Brooch, National Portrait Gallery

"Science and Medicine,"  Whitman in Context, eds. Joanna Levin and Edward Whitley (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, forthcoming 2018).

A Cultural Echo: Walt Whitman and America Today.”  Northerly (April 2017): 10-11.  Shortly after the 2016 U.S. Presidential election, I was interviewed by Northerly editor Barnaby Smith for this feature article on how and why we read Whitman in the aftermath of Trump.

"The Afterlives of Specimens: Walt Whitman and the Army Medical Museum,"The Walt Whitman Quarterly Review 32 (2014): 1-35.

"The Abyss of a Wound': Elegiac Shamanism in Alice Notley's Alma, or the Dead Women,Journal of Poetics Research 2 (2015).

"Unburied Trauma and the Exhumation of History: An American Genealogy," Trauma and Public Memory, eds. Jane Goodall and Christopher Lee (London: Palgrave Memory Studies Series, 2015) 131-147.

"The Haunting of Unburial: Mourning the Unknown in Whitman's America," Re-Reading Derrida: Perspectives on Mourning and its Hospitalities, eds. Judith Seaboyer and Tony Thwaites (Plymouth: Lexington, 2013) 61-75.

"Encrypting Katrina: Traumatic Inscription and the Architecture of Amnesia," (In)visible Culture: The Cultural Visualization of Hurricane Katrina 16 (2011).

"Specimens of Unworldliness': Walt Whitman and the Civil War," Remaking Literary History, eds. Helen Groth and Paul Sheehan (Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars, 2010) 143-156.

"A love so fugitive and so complete': Recovering the Queer Subtext of Claude McKay's Harlem Shadows,The Space Between: Literature and Culture, 1914-1945 4.1 (2008) 63-81.