Professor of English Literature
Occult Knowledge, Science and Gender on the Shakespearean Stage. Book. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2013).
Environment and Embodiment in Early Modern England. Essay Collection. Co-editor with Garrett Sullivan. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2007).
Renaissance Drama, special issue, Volume 35 (2006) “Embodiment and Environment in Early Modern Drama and Performance.” Guest Co-editor with Garrett Sullivan.
Reading the Early Modern Passions: A Cultural History of Emotion. Essay collection. Co-editor with Gail Kern Paster and Katherine Rowe (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2004).
English Ethnicity and Race in Early Modern Drama. Book. (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003). (Paperback edition, 2006).
"Tragic Action at a Distance: Arden of Faversham,” The Cambridge Companion to Renaissance Tragedy (forthcoming).
“English Epicures and Scottish Witches.” Shakespeare Quarterly 57.2 (Summer 2006).
“Moors, Race, and the Study of English Renaissance Literature: A Brief Retrospective.” Literature Compass Vol. 3 (June 2006) (an online journal published by Blackwell:http://www.literature-compass.com/ ).
Warwick Institute of Advanced Studies Visiting Fellow, Warwick University, 2010
W. N. Reynolds Leave, UNC-CH, Fall, 2009
Fellow at the National Humanities Center, 2008-2009
Tanner Faculty Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, 2006
Spray-Randleigh Fellowship, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2004-2005
Faculty Fellow, Institute of Arts and Humanities, Fall 2004
Bowman and Gordon Gray Term Professor of Distinguished Teaching 2014-2019
Tanner Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching, 2006
Ph.D. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
M.A. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, English
B.A. University of Virginia, English