B.A. summa cum laude, English and French, Amherst College, 2010
M.Phil. with distinction, Modern European History, University of Cambridge, 2012
I work on 20th-century American fiction, film, and television.
My dissertation, entitled "Forms of Justice: The Rise of the Legal Procedural in the Age of Due Process, 1930-1980," describes the development of the genre of the legal procedural in the context of criminal rights law.
As a novelist, I am represented by Alexandra Machinist at ICM. My debut novel, The Image of Her, is forthcoming.
Research and Writing Interests
Law and literature
Criminal rights law
Cinema and TV studies
War, violence, and trauma
Literature and visual art
A complete CV is available upon request.