Upcoming Presentations


“Teaching Victorian Sexuality Transnationally.” Northeast Victorian Studies Association Annual Conference. Washington, D.C. April 21-23, 2017.

“Michael Field, Poetic Indifference, and the Sex of Aesthetic Freedom.” Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers Annual Conference. Washington, D.C. October 27-30, 2016.

“Walter Pater, Moral Sexlessness, and the Autonomous Subject.” The Victorians and the Democratic Imagination. Hong Kong. May 13-14, 2016.

“The Truth in Eros: The Anthropology of Rationality in Walter Pater’s Plato and Platonism.” North American Victorian Studies Association Annual Conference. Honolulu, Hawaii. July 9-12, 2015.

“Forgetting Pederasty in Richard Burton’s ‘Terminal Essay’.” Australasian Victorian Studies Association Annual Conference.  Auckland, New Zealand. February 2-5, 2015.

“Out There, Over Here: Doing Victorian Sexuality in Singapore.” Modern Language Association Conference. Vancouver, Canada.  January 8-11, 2015.

“‘The inevitable force of individuality’: Sight and Song and the Erotics of Historicism.” Michael Field Centenary Conference.  London, UK. July 11-12, 2014.

“Erotic Negativity: Mediating Queer Aesthetics.” Modern Language Association Conference.  Boston, Massachusetts.  January 3-6. 2013.

“The Gender of Aesthetic Bildung in Vernon Lee’s ‘Prince Alberic and the Snake Lady.’” Women Writers of the Fin de Siècle.  London, UK. June 28-29, 2010.

“Bodies that Shatter: Teleny and the History of Sexuality.” Dickens Project Winter Conference.  New Brunswick, New Jersey. April 6-8, 2007.

“Euphuism in Walter Pater’s Marius the Epicurean.” Victorian Interdisciplinary Studies of the Western United States Annual Conference. Los Angeles, California.  October 26-28, 2006.

“Masculinity, Aesthetics, and Sensibility in Mary Wollstonecraft’s Maria.” The Eighteenth Century Now. York, UK. June 24-24, 2006.

“Artificial Artlessness: Walter Pater and the ‘task of poetry’.” International Walter Pater Society Conference.  New Brunswick, New Jersey. July 27-29, 2006.