Updated: February 14, 2020

Peer-Reviewed Journals

"The Horrors of the Oriental Space and Language in H.P. Lovecraft's 'The Shadow over Innsmouth.'" Zeitschrift für Anglistik and Amerikanistik. 2020. Forthcoming.

"'Fear Thy Neighbor': Paranoia and Suburban Victim-Hood in Mark Pellington's Arlington Road." Sofia University Press. 2020. Forthcoming.

"'To Be Murdered': Simulations of Objectivity, Subjectivity, and Violence in Truman Capote's In Cold Blood." Irish Journal of American Studies. 2019. Open Access.

"Bleeding Borders: Space, Blackness, and Hybridity in Jack London's Representations of the American Southwest." Amerikastudien / American Studies 63.1 (2018): 5-28. Print.

"Exceptional Spaces: Pop-Cultural Debris and the Spatial (Re)Construction of American Exceptionalism in Alfonso Cuarón’s Gravity." Polish Journal for American Studies 11 (2017): 203-222. Print.

"Feeling New York: Classless Urban Geographies and Affective Capitalist Reconciliation in Horatio Alger's Ragged Dick." Emotion, Space and Society 24 (2017): 1-8. Print.

"Inertia and Movement: The Spatialization of the Native Northland in Jack London's Short Stories." GeoHumanities 3.1 (2017): 65-87. Print.

"American Health." aspeers: emerging voices in american studies 8 (2015): v-viii. Introduction. Print.

Volumes & Book Chapters

"'True Places Never Are': Navigating (Trans)Oceanic Imaginations in 'Moby-Dick.'" American Studies Over_Seas. Forthcoming.

"Spatial Imaginations and Counter-Geographies of Oregon and the Far West." Reinventing the Social: Movements and Narratives of Resistance, Dissension, and Reconciliation in the Americas. International Association of Inter-American Studies. Forthcoming.

Periphere Räume in der Amerikanistik. Dialektik des Globalen. Kernbegriffe. Vol. 3. de Gruyter, 2019. With Gabriele Pisarz-Ramirez. Print.

"Spatiality and Psyche: Surviving the Yukon in Jack London's 'Love of Life' and 'To Build a Fire.'" Processes of Spatialization in the Americas: Configurations and Narratives. Interamericana Series Vol. 13. Eds. Gabriele Pisarz-Ramirez and Hannes Warnecke-Berger. Peter Lang, 2019: 75-98. Print.

"Spatial Fictions: Imagining (Trans)national Space in the Southern and Western Peripheries of the Nineteenth Century United States." Collaborative Research Centre 1199. With Gabriele Pisarz-Ramirez and Deniz Bozkurt. Leipziger Universitätsverlag, 2018. Print.


Review of Transoceanic America: Risk, Writing, and Revolution in the Global Pacific by Michelle Burnham. Comparativ: Zeitschrift für Globalgeschichte und vergleichende Gesellschaftsforschung. Forthcoming.

Review of Imperial Infrastructure and Spatial Resistance in Colonial Literature, 1880-1930 by Dominic Davies. Comparativ: Zeitschrift für Globalgeschichte und vergleichende Gesellschaftsforschung. Forthcoming.

Review of Pacific America: Histories of Transoceanic Crossings by Lon Kurashige. Comparativ: Zeitschrift für Globalgeschichte und vergleichende Gesellschaftsforschung 29.1 (2019): 105-107. Print.


aspeers: emerging voices in american studies 8 (2015). Co-Editor. Print.

Online Publications

"Mapping Discourse in R.H. Dana's 'Two Years Before the Mast.'" TRAFO – Blog for Transregional Research. 31 October 2019. Web.

European Network for Minor Mobilities in the Americas. Website.

"Globe, Region, and Periphery: The Spatialization of the American West in Nineteenth-Century US Literature." TRAFO – Blog for Transregional Research. 10 April 2018. Web.

"The Second Cold War. The US Might Come Out on the Losing Side..." Centre for Research on Globalization - Centre De Recherche Sur La Mondialisation. 8 December 2015. Web.


"Mapping Discourse in R.H. Dana's Two Years Before the Mast," 28 January 2020, Geisteswissenschaftliches Zentrum der Universität Leipzig. Conference Poster.

"Urban America: Mediating City Space as Place," 2 April 2016, Deutsches Literaturinstitut Leipzig. Conference Poster.