B.A. in English (drama concentration), University of Delaware, 2001
M.A. in English Literature, Boston College, 2003
Ph.D. in English Literature, University of Massachusetts Amherst, 2013
Phone: (603) 899-1166
2017: Women in Leadership Faculty Award
2015: FPU Faculty Research Grant
"Urban Publics, Adolescence, and the Delay of Adult Masculinity on the Early Modern English Stage" (forthcoming in Queering Childhood essay collection from Palsgrave Macmillan)
“Public Display, Sartorial Excess, and the (Un)Making of Men on the Early Modern English Stage” in Imagining the Self, Constructing the Past: Proceedings from the 36th Annual Medieval and Renaissance Forum, Cambridge Scholars Press (2016)
“Swarming through Shakespeare: Staging Male Adolescent Identities in Romeo and Juliet” presentation at Shakespeare Association of America Annual Meeting, Queering Childhood. New Orleans, LA, March 23-26, 2016.
“Public Display, Sartorial Excess, and the (Un)Making of Men on the Early Modern English Stage.” (Panel organizer: Self-fashioning, Public Spaces, and the Early Modern Stage) presentation at Medieval and Renaissance Forum at Keene State College. Keene, NH, Apr. 24-25, 2015.
“Enduring Osric: The Foppish Courtier in Early Modern England” presentation at Northeast Modern Language Association. Boston, MA. March 21-23, 2013
"’To slaughter noblemen and cherish flatterers’: Anxious Masculinity and the Early Modern Stage Fop at Court." Invited speaker at The Massachusetts Center for Interdisciplinary Renaissance Studies. Amherst, MA. Apr. 30, 2012