B.A., Dartmouth College, 1965
Ph.D., Indiana University, 1973
American literature and culture
In addition to the works listed below, numerous articles on American literature and culture are published in such journals as ELH, Nineteenth-Century Literature, American Literature, Texas Studies and Literature and Language, Arizona Quarterly, and Philological Quarterly. Research interests include cultural constructions of landscape in the antebellum US, nineteenth-century American visual culture, the American Renaissance, American post-Romanticism, psychoanalysis, Gothicism, cartography and architecture.