Work In Progress
Book Manuscript in Progress:
Erotic Negativity: Art, Sex, and the Queer Subject of Victorian Aestheticism
Selected Conference Presentations
“Teaching Queer Victorian Literature in Singapore.” Northeast Victorian Studies Association Annual Conference. Washington, D.C. April 21-23, 2017.
“Michael Field, Poetic Indifference, and the Sex of Aesthetic Freedom.” Association of Literary Scholars, Critics, and Writers Annual Conference. Washington, D.C. October 27-30, 2016.
“Walter Pater, Contradiction, and ‘Moral Sexlessness’.” The Victorians and the Democratic Imagination. Hong Kong. May 13, 2016.
“The Truth in Eros: The Anthropology of Rationality in Walter Pater’s Plato and Platonism.” North American Victorian Studies Association Annual Conference. Honolulu, Hawaii. July 9-12, 2015.
“Forgetting Pederasty in Richard Burton’s ‘Terminal Essay’.” Australasian Victorian Studies Association Annual Conference. Auckland, New Zealand. February 2-5, 2015.
“Doing Victorian Sexuality in Singapore.” Modern Language Association Conference. Vancouver, Canada. January 8-11, 2015.
“‘The inevitable force of individuality’: Sight and Song and the Erotics of Historicism.” Michael Field Centenary Conference. London, UK. July 11-12, 2014.
“Erotic Negativity: Mediating Queer Aesthetics.” Modern Language Association Conference. Boston, Massachusetts. January 3-6, 2013.