Ph.D., Stanford University (1989)


  • Imagining Apocalypse: Histories and Theories (English 123)
  • Queer Figures of Allegory and Covenant in Premodern Cultures (English/LGBTS M101A, GS M105A) Sodom in Legend, Literature, and Theory (English/GS/LGBTS M191D)
  • Christian Biblical Texts in Translation (English 111B)


  • Sodomscapes: Hospitality in the Flesh (Fordham University Press, 2017)
  • Redrawing the Map of Early Modern English Catholicism (University of Toronto Press, 2012)
  • Knowing Shakespeare: Senses, Embodiment, and Cognition, co-edited with Shankar Raman (Palgrave, 2010) Catholic Figures, Queer Narratives, co-edited with Frederick S. Roden and Patricia Juliana Smith (Palgrave, 2007)