- Victorian literature and culture
- Work and the working classes
- Labor theory (especially Marx and Marxism)
- Utopian and science fiction studies
- Queer studies
“The Heritage of Honorable Labor in William Morris’s News from Nowhere.” North American Victorian Studies Association Annual Conference, Banff, AB, November 2017.
“Erotic Employments: Finding Pleasure in Work with William Morris and Audre Lorde.” The Marxist Reading Group Annual Conference, University of Florida, March 2017.
“Working in Utopia: Locating Marx’s ‘Realm of Necessity’ in Edward Bellamy’s Looking Backward.” North American Victorian Studies Association Annual Conference, Phoenix, AZ, November 2016.
Worker-Poets and the Work of Poetry (Introduction to Poetry)
Robots in the Literary Imagination (Prose Fiction: Forms and Techniques)
Reimagining Sex and Gender (Literature and Analytical Thinking)