Vice Provost for Academic Initiatives
A. and R. Newbury Professor of English
I specialize in twentieth-century literature, culture, and history, with a comparative emphasis upon Anglo-American and French modernism.
As an administrator, I have been chair of the Presidential Steering Committee for Moving Dartmouth Forward (http://forward.dartmouth.edu), Associate Dean for the Arts and Humanities, and, since September 1, 2021, am the Vice Provost for Academic Initiatives.
English and Creative Writing
Dean of Faculty
- B.A. Yale University
- M.A. Bryn Mawr College
- Ph.D. Duke University
Prophetic Leadership and Visionary Hope: New Essays on the Work of Cornel West (forthcoming 2023 from University of Pennsylvania Press)
Unlikely Collaboration: Gertrude Stein, Bernard Faÿ, and the Vichy Dilemma. New York: Columbia University Press, 2011.
Gertrude Stein, Modernism, and the Problem of "Genius." Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2000.
"The American Red Cross and the Making of Ernest Hemingway," South Central Review 39:1 (Spring, 2022): 20-38