Ph.D., Cornell University
Global England: A Literary Archeology of the Global Middle Ages, in progress.
The Invention of Race in the European Middle Ages, in progess.
Race and the Middle Ages. University of Toronto Press and the Medieval Academy of America, 2012.
"The Invention of Race in the European Middle Ages II: Locations of Medieval Race." Forthcoming in Literature Compass, the Global Circulation Project.
"The Invention of Race in the European Middle Ages I: Race Studies, Modernity, and the Middle Ages." Forthcoming in Literature Compass, the Global Circulation Project.
"Holy War Redux: The Crusades, Futures of the Past, and Strategic Logic in the 'Clash' of Religions." PMLA May 2011.
"An Experiment in Collaborative Humanities: 'Global Interconnections: Imagining the World 500-1500. ADFL Bulletin, 38(3), December 2007.
"Jews, Saracens, 'Black men,' Tartars: England in a World of Racial Difference, 13th-15th Centuries," A Companion to Medieval English Literature, c. 1350-c.1500, ed. Peter Brown, Blackwell 2005.
''Music to My Ears: Pleasure, Resistance, and Feminist Aesthetics in Reading.'' Cambridge Companion to Feminist Literary Theory. ed. Ellen Rooney. Cambridge UP, 2006.
Empire of Magic: Medieval Romance and the Politics of Cultural Fantasy. NY: Columbia University Press (2003).
"The Romance of England: Richard Coer de Lyon, Saracens, Jews, and the Politics of Race and Nation," The Postcolonial Middle Ages, ed. Jeffrey Cohen, Garland (2000).
"Cannibalism, the First Crusade, and the Genesis of Medieval Romance," differences 10.1, 1998.
"'A Great Way to Fly': Women, Nationalism, and the Varieties of Feminism in Southeast Asia." Feminist Genealogies, Colonial Legacies, Democratic Futures (pp.30-45). eds. M. Jacqui Alexander and Chandra Talpade, Mohanty, Routledge, 1996 (republished, translated).
"A Woman Wants: The Lady, Gawain, and the Forms of Seduction." Yale Journal of Criticism, 5(3), 101-134 (September 1992).
"Feminine Knots and the Other Sir Gawain and the Green Knight." PMLA: Publication of the Modern Language Association of America, 500-514 (May 1991).
''State Fatherhood: The Politics of Nationalism, Sexuality, and Race in Singapore'', Nationalisms and Sexualities, eds. Andrew Parker, Mary Russo, Doris Sommer, Patricia Yeager, Routledge 1991 (republished eight times; translated into other languages).