Recent Faculty Publications

H. Porter Abbott, Professor Emeritus, English
The Cambridge Introduction to Narrative, 2nd ed. Cambridge University Press, 2008.

Ann Jensen Adams, Professor, History of Art and Architecture
Public Faces and Private Identities in Seventeenth-Century Holland: Portraiture and the Production of Community.  Cambridge University Press, 2014.

Catherine L. Albanese, Research Professor, Religious Studies
A Republic of Mind and Spirit: A Cultural History of American Metaphysical Religion. Yale University Press, 2007. 

Ahmad Atif Ahmad, Professor, Religious Studies
Islam, Modernity, Violence, and Everyday Life. Palgrave Macmillan, March 2009.

Anthony J. Barbieri-Low, Associate Professor, History and East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies
Law, State, and Society in Early Imperial China (2 Vols): A Study with Critical Edition and Translation of the Legal Texts from Zhangjiashan Tomb no. 247 (ed. with Robin D.S. Yates). Brill Publishers, 2015.
Artisans in Early Imperial China. University of Washington Press, 2008.

Stephanie Batiste, Associate Professor, English and Black Studies
Darkening Mirrors: Imperial Representation in Depression-Era African American Performance. Duke University Press, 2011. 

Michael Berry, Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies
Boiling the Sea: Hou Hsiao-hsien's Memories of Shadows and Light (Zhuhai shiguang: Hou Xiaoxian de guangyingjiyi). Guangxi Normal University Press, 2015; Taipei, INK, 2014.
Jia Zhangke's 'Hometown Trilogy': Xiao Wu, Platform, Unknown Pleasures. Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. Simplified Chinese Edition, Guangxi Normal University Press, 2010.
A History of Pain: Trauma in Modern Chinese Literature and Film. Columbia University Press, 2008. 
Speaking in Images: Interviews with Contemporary Chinese Filmmakers. Columbia University Press, 2005; Traditional Chinese Edition. Rye Field, 2007; Simplified Chinese Edition. Guangxi Normal University Press, 2008.

Peter J. Bloom, Associate Professor of Film and Media Studies
French Colonial Documentary: Mythologies of Humanitarianism. University of Minnesota Press, 2008. Winner of the Laurence Wylie Book Prize, 2010.

Debra Blumenthal, Associate Professor, History
Enemies and Familiars: Slavery and Mastery in Fifteenth-Century Valencia. Cornell University Press, 2009.

Heather Blurton, Assistant Professor, English 
Cannibalism in High Medieval English Literature. Palgrave MacMillan, 2007. 

Maurizia Boscagli, Associate Professor, English
Stuff Theory: Everyday Objects, Radical Materialism. Bloomsbury/Continuum Press, 2014. 
Insurgencies: Constitutent Power and the Modern State  (translator). University of Minnesota Press, 2009.

James F. Brooks, Professor, History and Anthrophology
Mesa of Sorrows: A History of the Awat'ovi Massacre. W.W. Norton, 2016.

Cynthia J. Brown, Professor, French and Italian
The Cultural and Political Legacy of Anne de Bretagne: Negotiating Convention in Books and Documents. D.S. Brewer Publishers, 2010.
The Queen's Library: Image-Making at the Court of Anne of Brittany, 1477-1514. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010.

Jose Ignacio Cabezon, Professor, Religious Studies
Tibetan Ritual. Oxford University Press, 2009. 

Janis Caldwell, Associate Professor, English
Literature and Medicine in Nineteenth-Century Britain: From Mary Shelley to George Eliot. Cambridge University Press, 2008.

Juan Campo, Professor, Religious Studies
The Encyclopedia of Islam. Facts on File, Inc., 2009.

Julie Carlson, Professor, English
England’s First Family of Writers: Mary Wollstonecraft, William Godwin, Mary Shelley. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2007.

Thomas A. Carlson, Professor, Religious Studies and Germanic and Slavic Studies
The Indiscrete Image: Infinitude and Creation of the Human. University of Chicago Press, 2008.

Jorge Luis Castillo, Professor, Spanish and Portuguese
La Virgen de los Boleros. Isla Negra Editores, 2015.

Wallace Chafe, Professor Emeritus, Linguistics 
Discourse, Consciousness, and Time: the Flow and Displacement of Conscious Experience in Speaking and Writing. University of Chicago Press, 1994. The translation selected as "the excellent book of 2008 by the National Academy of Sciences, Republic of Korea.

Patricia Cohen, Professor, History
The Flash Press: Sporting Male Weeklies in 1840s New York. (with co-authors Timothy J. Gilfoyle and Helen L. Horowitz) University of Chicago Press, 2008. 

Bernard Comrie, Professor, Linguistics
The Languages of Mainland Southeast Asia: The State of the Art (ed. with N.J. Enfield). De Gruyter Mouton, 2015.
Valency Classes in the World's Languages (volume 2): Case Studies from Austronesia, the Pacific, the Americas, and the Theoretical Outlook (ed. with Andrej Malchukov). De Gruyter Mouton, 2015.
Language Contact and Documentation/Contacto lingüístico y documentación (ed. with Lucía Golluscio). De Gruyter Mouton, 2014.

Timothy Cooley, Associate Professor, Music
Surfing about Music. University of California Press, 2014.

Antonio Cortijo Ocaña, Professor, Spanish and Portuguese
Glosa sobre las "Trezientas" del famoso poeta Juan de Mena (with Julian Weiss). Madrid: Polifemo, 2015.
Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz o la búsqueda de identidad. Editorial Renacimiento S.A., 2015.
The Book of the Order of Chivalry / Llibre de l'Ordre de Cavalleria / Libro de la Orden de Caballería. John Benjamins Publishing, 2015.
La porfia: identidad personal y nacional en Lope de Vega. Anthropos, 2013.

Michael Curtin, Professor of Film & Media and Mellichamp Chair of Global Media & Representation
Reorienting Global Communication: Indian and Chinese Media Beyond Borders (Pop Culture and Politics Asia PA). (Ed. with Hemant Shah) University of Illinois Press, 2010.

Douglas Daniels, Professor, History, Black Studies
One O'clock Jump: The Unforgettable History of the Oklahoma City Blue Devils. Beacon Press, 2005.

Jeannine Marie DeLombard, Associate Professor, English
In The Shadow Of The Gallows, Race, Crime, And American Civic Identity. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2012.

Susan Derwin, Professor, German and Comparative Literature and Director, Interdisciplinary Humanities Center
Rage is the Subtext: Readings in Holocaust Literature and Film. Ohio State University Press, 2012.

James Donelan, Lecturer, Writing Program
Poetry and the Romantic Musical Aesthetic. Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Winner of the 2008 Jean-Pierre Barricelli Award

Enda Duffy, Professor, English
The Speed Handbook: Velocity, Pleasure, Modernism. Duke University Press, 2009.

Francis Dunn, Professor, Classics
Present Shock in Late Fifth-Century Greece. University of Michigan Press, November, 2007. 

Francis A. Dutra, Professor, History
Pelo Vaso Traseiro. Sodomy and Sodomites in Luso-Brazilian History. (Ed. with Harold Johnson) Fenestra Books, 2007.

Dorota Dutsch, Associate Professor, Classics
Feminine Discourses in Roman Comedy: On Echoes and Voices. Oxford University Press, 2008. 

Ronald Egan, Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies
The Literary Works of Ou-yang Hsiu (1007-72). Cambridge University Press; 1 edition, 2009. 

Jody Enders, Professor, French and Italian and Germanic and Slavic Studies
The Farce of the Fart" and Other Ribaldries Twelve Medieval French Plays in Modern English. (Editor and translator) University of Pennsylvania Press, 2011.
Murder by Accident: Medieval Theater, Modern Media, Critical Intentions. University of Chicago, 2009.

Brice L. Erickson, Associate Professor, Classics
Crete in Transition: Pottery Styles and Island History in the Archaic and Classical Periods. American School of Classical Studies at Athens, 2010.

Sharon A. Farmer, Professor, History and Feminist Studies
Approaches to Poverty in Medieval Europe: Complexities, Contradictions, Transformations, C.1100-1500 (ed.) Brepols Publishers, 2015.

Cynthia Felando, Lecturer, Film and Media Studies
Discovering Short Films: The History and Style of Live-Action Fiction Shorts. Palgrave Macmillan, 2015.

Sabine Frühstück, Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies
Fuan na heishitachi: Nippon no Jieitai kenkyu. Tokyo: Hara shobo, 2008. 
Uneasy Warriors: Gender, Memory, and Popular Culture in the Japanese Army. University of California Press, 2007.

Kip Fulbeck, Professor, Art
Permanence: Tattoo Portraits. Chronicle Books, 2008. 

Patricia Fumerton, Professor, English
Ballads and Broadsides in Britain, 1500-1800, by Patricia Fumerton, Anita Guerrini and Kris McAbee. Ashgate Publishing, 2010.

Nancy Gallagher, Professor, History
Quakers in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict: The Dilemmas of Humanitarian Activism. American University in Cairo Press, 2007.

Mario T. Garcia, Professor, History, Chican@ Studies
Mexican American Religions: Spirituality, Activism, and Culture. Duke University, 2008.

Colin Gardner, Professor, Art and History of Art and Architecture
Damaged Romanticism: A Mirror of Modern Emotion. (With contributions by Terrie Sultan, David Pagel, and Nick Flynn.) D. Giles Ltd., 2008.

Carol Genetti, Professor, Linguistics
How Languages Work: An Introduction to Language and Linguistics (ed.) Cambridge University Press, 2014.
A Grammar of Dolakha Newar. (Mouton Grammar Series 40.) De Gruyter Mouton, 2007.

Bishnupriya Ghosh, Professor, English
Global Icons: Apertures to the Popular. Duke University Press Books, 2011.

Giles Gunn and Carl Gutierrez-Jones, Professors, English
Editors. America and the Misshaping of a New World Order. University of California Press, 2010.

Mary Hanckock, Professor, History and Anthropology
The Politics of Heritage from Madras to Chennai. Indiana University Press, 2008. 

Tsuyoshi Hasegawa, Professor, History
The Cold War in East Asia, 1945-1991. Stanford University Press, 2011.

Tsuyoshi Hasegawa, Professor, History
East Asia's Haunted Present: Historical Memories and the Resurgence of Nationalism. (Ed. with Kazuhiko Togo) Prager Security International, 2008.

Dick Hebdige, Professor, Art and Film and Media Studies
Subculture: The Meaning of Style. Routledge; 1 edition, 2011.

Ruth Hellier-Tinoco,  Associate Professor, Music
Women Singers in Global Contexts: Music, Biography, Identity,editor. University of Illinois Press, 2013. 
Embodying Mexico: Tourism, Nationalism and Performance. Oxford University Press,  2011.

Ken Hiltner, Associate Professor, English
What Else Is Pastoral?: Renaissance Literature and the Environment. Cornell University Press, 2011.

Thomas Holden, Associate Professor, Philosophy
Spectres of False Divinity: Hume's Moral Atheism. Oxford University Press, 2010.

Jocelyn Holland, Associate Professor, Germanic, Slavic & Semitic Studies
German Romanticism and Science: The Procreative Poetics of Goethe, Novalis, and Ritter. Routledge, 2009.

Jennifer Holt, Associate Professor, Film and Media Studies
Connected Viewing: Selling, Sharing & Streaming Media in the Digital Age.(Ed. with Kevin Stanson) Routledge, 2013.
Media Industries: History, Theory, and Method. Blackwell, 2009.

Yunte Huang, Professor, English
Charlie Chan: The Untold Story of the Honorable Detective and His Rendezvous with American History. W. W. Norton Press, 2010.
Transpacific Imaginations: History, Literature, Counterpoetics. Harvard University Press, 2008.

Stephen Humphreys, Professor, History
Historical Dimensions of Islam. The Darwin Press, 2009.

Laura Kalman, Professor, History
Right Star Rising –– A New Politics, 1974-1980. W. W. Norton and Co. Inc., 2010. 

Linda Adler-Kassner, Professor and Director, Writing Program
The Activist WPA: Changing Stories about Writing and Writers. Utah State University Press, 2008.
Winner, Council of Writing Program Administrators 2008-2010 Best Book Award

James Kearney, Associate Professor, English
The Incarnate Text: Imagining the Book in Reformation England. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009.

William Davies King, Professor, Theater and Dance
Another Part of a Long Story: Literary Traces of Eugene O'Neill and Agnes Boulton. University of Michigan Press, 2010. 
Collections of Nothing. University of Chicago Press, 2008. 

Robert Krut, Lecturer, Writing Program
The Spider Sermons. BlazeVOX Books, May, 2009.

Carol Lansing, Professor, History
A Companion to the Medieval World. Wiley-Blackwell, 2009. 
Passion and Order: Restraint of Grief in the Medieval Italian Communes. Cornell University Press, 2007.

John W.I. Lee, Associate Professor, History and Classics
A Greek Army on the March: Soldiers and Survival in Xenophon's Anabasis. Cambridge University Press, 2007.

Stephanie LeMenager, Associate Professor, English 
Manifest and Other Destinies: Territorial Fictions of the Nineteenth-Century United States. Postwestern Horizons, 2008. 

Suzanne Jill Levine, Professor,Spanish and Portuguese
Tides.Mindmade Books, 2015.

Ann-Elise Lewallen, Assistant Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies
Indigenous Women and Feminism: Politics, Activism, Culture. University of British Columbia Press, 2010.
Politics and Pitfalls of Japan Ethnography: Reflexivity, Responsibility, and Anthropological Ethics. Routledge, 2009.

Charles Li, Professor Emeritus, Linguistics
The Bitter Sea. Harper Collins, 2008.

Xiaorong Li, Associate Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies
Women's Poetry of Late Imperial china: Transforming the Inner Chambers. University of Washington, 2012.

Nelson Lichtenstein, Professor, History
The Port Huron Statement: Sources and Legacies of the New Left's Founding Manifesto (ed. with Professor Emeritus Richard Flacks). university of Pennsylvania Press, 2015.
The Retail Revolution: How Wal-Mart Created a Brave New World of Business. Metropolitan Books, 2009.

Shirley Lim, Professor, English
Walking Backwards: New Poems. West End Press, 2010.
Writing Singapore: A Historical Anthology of Singapore Literature. (Ed. with Angelia Poon and Philip Holden) Singapore: National University of Singapore Press, 2009.

Alan Liu, Professor, English
Local Transcendence: Essays on Postmodern Historicism and the Database. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. 

Juan Pablo Lupi, Associate Professor, Spanish and Portuguese
Reading Anew: José Lezama Lima's Rhetorical Investigations. Vervuert-Iberoamericana, 2012.

Christopher McMahon, Professor, Philosophy
Reasonable Disagreement: A Theory of Political Morality. Cambridge University Press, 2009.

John Majewski, Professor, History
Modernizing a Slave Economy: The Economic Vision of the Confederate Nation. University of North Carolina Press, 2009.

Didier Maleuvre, Professor, French and Italian
The Horizon: A History of Our Infinite Longing, University of California Press, 2011 

Patrick McCray, Professor, History
The Visioneers: How a Group of Elite Scientists Pursued Space Colonies, Nanotechnologies, and a Limitless Future Princeton University Press, 2013.
Keep Watching the Skies!: The Story of Operation Moonwatch and the Dawn of the Space Age. Princeton University Press, 2008.

Susan H. McLeod, Professor Emeritus, Writing Program
Writing Program Administration, Parlor Press, 2007.

Helen Morales, Professor, Classics
Classical Mythology: A Brief Insight. Sterling; Ill edition, 2010.

Robert Morstein-Marx, Professor, Classics
Co-edited with Nathan S. Rosenstein. A Companion to the Roman Republic. Blackwell, 2007.

John Nathan, Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies and Koichi Takashima Endowed Chair of Japanese Cultural Studies
Living Carelessly in Tokyo and Elsewhere. A Memoir. Simon and Schuster, 2008.

Catherine Nesci, Professor, French and Italian
Le Flâneur et les flâneuses. Les femmes et la ville à l'époque romantique. Grenoble, France: ELLUG, 2007.

Christopher Newfield, Professor, English
Unmaking the Public University: The Forty-Year Assault on the Middle Class. Harvard University Press, 2008. 

David Novak, Associate Professor, Music
Japanoise: Music at the Edge of Circulation. Duke University Press, 2013.

Michael A. Osborne, Research Professor, History
The Emergence of Tropical Medicine in France. University of Chicago Press, 2014.

Sylvester Okwunodu Ogbechie, Professor, History of Art and Architecture
Making History: African Collectors and the Canon of African Art. Milan: 5 Continents Editions, 2012.

Elide Oliver, Professor, Spanish and Portuguese
Variações sob a mesma luz. Machado de Assis Repensado. Edusp/Nankin, 2012.

Hyung Il Pai, Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies
Heritage Management in Korea and Japan: The Politics of Antiquity and Identity. University of Washington Press, 2013.

Sara Pankenier Weld, Visiting Assistant Professor, Germanic and Slavic Studies
Voiceless Vanguard: The Infantilist Aesthetic of the Russian Avant-Garde. Northwestern University Press, 2014.

Lisa Parks, Professor, Film and Media Studies
Signal Traffic: Critical Studies of Media Infrastructures. (Ed. with Nicole Starosielski) University of Illinois Press, 2015.
Undead TV, Essays on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. (Ed. with Elana Levine) Duke University Press, 2007.
Cultures in Orbit: Satellites and the Televisual. Duke University Press, 2005.

Glenn Patten, Assistant Professor, Classics
Pindar's Metaphors. A Study in Rhetoric and Meaning. Universitätsverlag Winter, 2009.

Carole Paul, Lecturer, History of Art and Architecture
The First Modern Museums of Art: The Birth of an Institution in 18th- and Early-19th-Century Europe. Getty Press, 2012.
The Borghese Collections and the Display of Art in the Age of the Grand Tour. Ashgate, 2008.

Birger Pearson, Professor Emeritus, Religious Studies
Ancient Gnosticism: Traditions and Literature. Fortress Press, 2007.

Ann Marie Plane, Associate Professor, History and Religious Studies
Dreams and the Invisible World in Colonial New England: Indians, Colonists, and the Seventeenth Century. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2014.
Dreams, Dreamers, and Visions: The Early Modern Atlantic World. (Ed. with Leslie Tuttle) University of Pennsylvania Press, 2013.
Undead TV, Essays on Buffy the Vampire Slayer. (Ed. with Elana Levine) Duke University Press, 2007.
Cultures in Orbit: Satellites and the Televisual. Duke University Press, 2005.

Eric Prieto, Professor, French and Italian
Literature, Geography, and the Postmodern Poetics of Place. Palgrave, 2013. 

Rita Raley, Associate Professor, English
Tactical Media: Electronic Mediations. University of Minnesota Press, 2009.

Erika Rappaport, Associate Professor, History
Consuming Behaviours: Identity, Politics and Pleasure in Twentieth-Century Britain. (Eds. with Sandra Trudgen Dawson and Mark J. Crowley) Bloomsbury Publishing, 2015.

Dwight Reynolds, Professor, Religious Studies and Spanish and Portuguese
Arab Folklore: A Handbook. Greenwood Press, 2007. 

Luke Roberts, Professor, History
Performing the Great Peace: Political Space and Open Secrets in Tokugawa Japan. University of Hawai'i Press, 2012.

Richard Ross, Professor, Art
Architecture of Authority.  2007.

Nathan Salmon, Professor, Philosophy
Content, Cognition, and Communication: Philosophical Papers II. Oxford University Press, 2007.

Katherine Saltzman-Li, Associate Professor, East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies
Creating Kabuki Plays. BRILL, 2010.

Russell Samolsky, Associate Professor, English
Apocalyptic Futures: Marked Bodies and the Violence of the Text in Kafka, Conrad, and Coetzee. Fordham University Press, 2011.

Bhaskar Sarkar, Associate Professor, Film and Media Studies
Mourning the Nation: Indian Cinema in the Wake of Partition. Duke University Press Books, 2009.

J. Sears McGee, Professor, History
Approaches to Poverty in Medieval Europe: Complexities, Contradictions, Transformations, c. 1100-1500.. Brepols Publishers, 2015.

Sherene Seikaly, Assistant Professor, History
Men of Capital: Scarcity and Economy in Mandate Palestine. Standford University Press, 2016.

Cynthia Skenazi, Professor, French and Italian
Aging Gracefully in the Renaissance: Stories of Later Life from Petrarch to Montaigne. Brill Press, 2013.

Paul Sonnino, Professor, History 
The Search for the Man in the Iron Mask: A Historical Detective Story. Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2016.
Mazarin's Quest: The Congress of Westphalia and the Coming of the Fronde. Harvard University Press, 2008.

Gabriela Soto-Laveaga, Associate Professor, History
Jungle Laboratories: Mexican Peasants, National Projects and the Making of the Pill. Duke University Press, 2009.

Paul Spickard, Professor, History
Japanese Americans: The Formation and Transformations of an Ethnic Group, Rutgers University Press, revised edition, 2009.
Multiple Identities: Migrants, Ethnicity, and Membership, Editor. Indiana University Press, 2013. 

Ernest Sturm, Professor Emeritus, French and Italian
René Welleck. De la Critique: Quatorze Essais sur la Crise des Idees Litteraires. Klincksieck, 2007. Translated and edited by Ernest Sturm. 

Ann Taves, Professor, Religious Studies and the Virgil Cordano OFM Endowed Chair in Catholic Studies
Religious Experience Reconsidered: A Building Block Approach to the Study of Religion and Other Special Things. Princeton University Press, 2009. 

Sandra A. Thompson, Research Professor, Linguistics
Grammar in Everyday Talk: Building Responsive Actions. (with Barbara A. Fox and Elizabeth Couper-Kuhlen) Cambridge University Press, Oxford, 2015.

Voula Tsouna, Professor, Philosophy
The Ethics of Philodemus. Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2007.

Kuo-Ch'ing Tu, Professor and Lai Ho & Wu Cho-liu Endowed Chair in Taiwan Studies
TShanhe lueying [A Sweeping View of the Mountains and Rivers of China]. National Taiwan University Press, 2009.

Cristina Venegas, Associate Professor, Film and Media Studies
Digital Dilemmas: The State, the Individual, and Digital Media in Cuba. Rutgers University Press, 2010. 

William B. Warner, Professor, English
Protocols of Liberty: Communication Innovation and the American Revolution. University of Chicago Press, 2013.

Elisabeth Weber, Professor, Germanic and Slavics Studies  and Religious Studies
Speaking about Torture, with Julie Carlson, editor. Fordham University Press, 2012.

David White, Professor, Religious Studies
Sinister Yogis. University of Chicago Press, 2009.

Simon Williams, Professor, Theater and Dance and Germanic and Slavic Studies
A History of German Theatre. Co-edited with Maik Hamburger, Cambridge University Press, 2008. 

Richard Wittman, Associate Professor, History of Art and Architecture
Architecture, Print Culture, and the Public Sphere in Eighteenth-Century France. Routledge, 2007.

Mayfair Mei-hui Yang, Professor, Religious Studies and East Asian Languages and Cultural Studies
Chinese Religiosities: Afflictions of Modernity and State Formation. University of California Press, 2008, Editor. 

Kay Young, Professor, English and Germanic and Slavic Studies
Imagining Minds: The Neuro-Aesthetics of Austen, Eliot, and Hardy. Ohio University Press, 2010.

Aaron Zimmerman, Associate Professor, Philosophy
Moral Epistemology (New Problems of Philosophy). Routledge, 2010.