PhD in English, Columbia University (1987)
Modern Condition I
S/T: Romantic Love
The Structure Of Modern English
Nineteenth century British literature
Women's studies and feminism
Early twentieth century literature
Autobiography and Memoir
Nineteenth century novel
Romantic love and gender
"Panel member". Participated in a panel discussion, "What is the 'Real' in Reality Television?". NYU/Gallaltin Division. October 2007.
"Panel member". Participation in a panel on Jane Eyre following a performance of the adaptation of the novel by The Acting Company in New York City. The Acting Company. April 2007.
Other Scholarly/Artistic Work
Feminist Nightmares: Women at Odds, ed. with J. Fleischner
A Craving Vacancy: Women and Sexual Love in the British Novel
Women and Romance: A Reader
Introduction and Notes to Jane Eyre, Barnes and Noble ed.
Introduction and Notes to Persuasion, Barnes and Noble ed.