Essays

Act Two for America’: Narcissism, Money, and the Death of American Literature in Gary Shteyngart’s Super Sad True Love Story, Canadian Review of American Studies, 2018

Race and the White Elephant War of 1884The Public Domain Review, 2017

George Washington at the Siamese CourtThe Public Domain Review, 2016

Transpacific InterpretationsCanadian Review of American Studies, 2015

Gresham’s Law, Property, and Race in Faulkner’s Go Down, MosesCanadian Review of American Studies, 2012 (Ernest Redekop Prize honourable mention)

‘This Alarming Generosity’: White Elephants and the Logic of the GiftAmerican Literature, 2011