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Queer Experimental Literature: The Affective Politics of Bad Reading. Palgrave Macmillan, 2017. Palgrave Studies in Affect Theory and Literary Criticism Series, edited by Adam Frank and Joel Faflak.

  • Click here to read the Preface and Introduction to Queer Experimental Literature.

Edited Volumes

Editor, “Lively Words: The Politics and Poetics of Experimental Writing,” a special issue of College Literature: A Journal of Critical Literary Studies. Johns Hopkins University Press.

  • Publication scheduled for January 2019

Editor, with E.L. McCallum, After Queer Studies: Literary Theory and Critical Interpretation.

  • Under contract with Cambridge University Press.


“Introduction: Lively Words: The Politics and Poetics of Experimental Writing.” Lively Words: The Politics and Poetics of Experimental Writingedited by Tyler Bradway, a special issue of College Literature: A Journal of Critical Literary Studies, forthcoming.

“Bad Reading: The Affective Relations of Queer Experimental Literature After AIDS.” Queers Read This: LGBTQ Literature Now, edited by Ramzi Fawaz and Shanté Paradigm Smalls, a special issue of GLQ: A Journal of Gay and Lesbian Studies, vol. 23, no. 2-3, 2018, forthcoming.

“Queer Exuberance: The Politics of Affect in Jeanette Winterson’s Visceral Fiction,” Queer / Affect, a special issue of Mosaic: A Journal for the Interdisciplinary Study of Literature, vol. 48, no. 1, 2015, pp. 183-200.

“Critical Immodesty and Other Grammars for Aesthetic Agency,” We, Reading, Now, edited by Julie Orlemanski and Dalglish Chew, a special colloquy of Stanford Arcade: Literature, Humanities, & the World, 2015.

“‘Permeable We!’: Affect and the Ethics of Intersubjectivity in Eve Sedgwick’s A Dialogue on Love.” GLQ: A Journal of Gay and Lesbian Studies, vol. 19, no. 1, 2012, pp. 79-110.

Book Chapters

“Literature in an Age of Plague: The AIDS Epidemic.” American Literature in Transition, 1980-1990, edited by Quentin Miller, Cambridge UP, 2017.

Book Reviews

Review of Dead Letters Sent: Queer Literary Transmission by Kevin Ohi, Journal of the History of Sexuality, forthcoming.

“How to Do History with Pleasure.” Review of Time Binds: Queer Temporalities, Queer Histories by Elizabeth Freeman, Postmodern Culture, vol. 22, no. 1, 2011.

Review of Education Out of Bounds: Reimagining Cultural Studies in a Posthuman Age by Tyson E. Lewis and Richard Kahn, symplokē, vol. 19, no. 1-2, 2012, pp. 392-395.

Review of Why I Hate Abercrombie and Fitch: Essays on Race and Sexuality by Dwight A. McBride, College Literature, vol. 33, no. 4, 2006, pp. 223-25.