Department of English
University of New England, Biddeford, ME 04005
207-283-0170 x 2615



Dog. London: Reaktion, 2004. Trans. as Köpek. Istanbul: Kitap Yayinevi, 2005 and Chiens. Paris: Delachaux et Niestlé, 2005.


“Flora, Not Fauna: GM Culture and Agriculture.” Genomics in Literature, Visual Arts, and Culture. Ed. Priscilla Wald and Jay Clayton. Spec. issue of Literature and Medicine. 26.1 (2007): 25-54.

“The Call of the Other 0.1%: Genetic Aesthetics and the New Moreaus.” Genetic Technologies and Animals. Ed. Carol Gigliotti. Spec. issue of AI and Society 20.1 (2006): 63-81.

“Bringing up Babe.” Camera Obscura 49 (2002): 149-87.

“Bitches from Brazil: Cloning and Owning Dogs through The Missyplicity Project.” Representing Animals. Ed. Nigel Rothfels. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2002. 180-98.

“Video Dog Star: William Wegman, Aesthetic Agency, and the Animal in Art.”
The Representation of Animals. Ed. Steve Baker. Spec. issue of Society and Animals 9.3 (2001): 229-51.

“Marrying My Bitch: J. R. Ackerley’s Pack Aesthetics.” Critical Inquiry 27.1 (2000): 21-41.

“Horses in Blackface: Visualizing Race as Species Difference in Planet of the Apes.”
South Atlantic Review 65.2 (2000): 40-72.

Invited Essays and Reviews

Rev. of British Animal Studies Group, Killing Animals, forthcoming in Configurations.

“Animal Stories,” forthcoming in The Encyclopedia of Human-Animal Relationships, 4 vols., Ed. Marc Beckoff, Westport, CT: Greenwood Press.

“One or Several Literary Animal Studies?” Ruminations 3. H-Animal Discussion Network 17 Jul. 2006. <>

Rev. of Cary Wolfe, Animal Rites: American Culture, the Discourse of Species, and Posthumanist Theory for Studies in the Novel 38.2 (2006): 269-71.

“Animals Strike Curious Poses,” Animality. Ed. Ron Broglio. Spec. issue of Perforations 27 (2004): 4.

Rev. of Shirley C. Strum and Linda Marie Fedigan, eds., Primate Encounters: Models of
Science, Gender, and Society for Configurations 11.1 (2003): 129-32.

Rev. of Lauren Berlant, The Queen of America Goes to Washington City: Essays on Sex and Citizenship for Modern Fiction Studies 44.4 (1998): 1076-79.

Rev. of Donna Haraway, Modest_Witness_@_Second_Millenium.Femaleman© Meets
Oncomouse™: Feminism and Technoscience for Modern Fiction Studies 44.2
(1998): 501-03.


British National Research Council Travel Grant, 2008.

John H. Daniels Fellowship for Research at the National Sporting Library, 2008.

Obermann Center of the University of Iowa Travel Grant, 2007.

Society for Literature, Science, and the Arts Schachterle Essay Prize, 2006.

University of Texas Travel Grant, 2006.

German Historical Society Travel Grant, 2005.

University of New England College of Arts and Sciences Junior Faculty Research/ Scholarship Award, 2005.

NIH Working Group in Genetics in Literature, Film, and Popular Culture Travel Grant, 2004.

University of New England College of Arts and Sciences Minigrant, 2004 and 2006.

NIH Working Group in Genetics in Literature, Film, and Popular Culture Travel Grant, 2003.

University of New England Travel Grant, 2002, 2004-07.

Georgia Institute of Technology Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning Award, 2001.

Georgia Institute of Technology Travel Grant, 2000-01.

Marion Brittain Postdoctoral Fellowship, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2000-02.

Center for Twentieth Century Studies Travel Grant, 2000.

Michigan State University Travel Grant, 2000.