Updated: 17 November 2020



The West and the World: Imagining, Formatting, and Ordering the American West in Nineteenth-Century Cultural Discourse. Dialectics of the Global. Vol. 13. Ed. Matthias Middell. de Gruyter. 2020. Print.


Peer-Reviewed Articles

"The Horrors of the Oriental Space and Language in H.P. Lovecraft's 'The Shadow over Innsmouth.'" Zeitschrift für Anglistik und Amerikanistik 68.3 (2020): 233–249. Print.

"Shuffling Narratives: Apocalypticism, Postmodernism, and Zombies." ANGLICA: An International Journal of English Studies 29.1 (2020): 87–107. Print.

"'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. Open Access.

"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.


Edited Volumes

"Voyages through Literary Space: Mapping Globe and Nation in Richard Henry Dana's Two Years Before the Mast." PAAS Yearbook. 2020. Forthcoming.

"'True Places Never Are': Navigating (Trans)Oceanic Imaginations in 'Moby-Dick.'" American Studies Over_Seas. 2020. 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. 2020. Forthcoming.

"'Fear Thy Neighbor': Paranoia and Suburban Victim-Hood in Mark Pellington's Arlington Road." Traditions and Transitions. Vol 1. Eds. Emilia Slavova et al. St. Kliment Ohridski University Press. 2019: 290–302. Open Access.

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. 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.



Peer Reviewer for Clio: A Journal of Literature, History, and the Philosophy of History.

Peer Reviewer for Anglistik 31.2 (2020).

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 29.5 (2019): 102–103. Print.

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. Open Access.



"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.

"American Health." aspeers: emerging voices in american studies 8 (2015): v–viii. Introduction. Open Access.