Here’s a quick listing of recent and current research. You can also check my CV for a more detailed record.
Revising the Clinic: Vision and Representation in Victorian Medical Narrative and the Novel (OSUP, 2010).
Now in paperback, Fall 2016!
Reviews of Revising the Clinic
Recent published work includes
“‘Discriminating the minuter beauties of nature’: Botany as Natural Theology in a Victorian Medical School,” in Strange Science: Investigating the Limits of Knowledge in the Victorian Age, ed. Shalyn Claggett and Lara Karpenko; foreword by Gillian Beer. Ann Arbor: U Mich Pr. (Jan 2017)
“‘A True Prophet’?: Speculation in Victorian Sensory Physiology and George Eliot’s ‘The Lifted Veil.’” Nineteenth-Century Literature 71.3 (December 2016): 369-403. Available at https://doi.org/10.1525/ncl.2016.71.3.369
“Open Annotation and Close Reading the Victorian Text: Using Hypothes.is with Students.” Journal of Victorian Culture 21.4 (October 2016): 550-58. Click here for PDF. Copyright 2016. Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13555502.2016.1233905
“Cleanliness and Medicinal Cheer: Harriet Martineau, the ‘People of Bleaburn,’ and the Sanitary Work of Household Words” in Victorian Medicine and Popular Culture, ed. Louise Penner and Tabitha Sparks, Pickering & Chatto, 2015. Currently published by U Pittsburgh P.
“‘Let me die in your house’: Cardiac Distress and Sympathy in Nineteenth-Century British Medicine.” Click here for PDF. Copyright 2014. Johns Hopkins UP. This article first appeared in Literature and Medicine 32.1 (Spring 2014), 105-32. DOI 10.1353/lm.2014.0004.
“Modernist Autobiography, Hysterical Narrative, and the Unnavigable River: The Case of Freud and H.D.” Click here for PDF. Copyright 2012. This article first appeared in Literature and Medicine 30.2 (2012): 241-275. DOI 10.1353/lm.2012.0028
“The Victorian Novel and Medicine” in The Oxford Handbook of the Victorian Novel. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. http://ukcatalogue.oup.com/product/9780199533145.do