Journal Articles and Other Publications
"The Monkey Wrench in The Busie Body," Approaches to Teaching British Women Playwrights of the Restoration and Eighteenth Century. Ed. Catherine Burroughs and Bonnie Nelson. Modern Language Association, 2010.
"Against Plausibility," Theatre Historiography: Critical Questions. Ed. Henry Bial and Scott Magelssen. University of Michigan Press, 2010.
"The Specter of Straight Shakespeare," reprint, Canadian Shakespeare. Ed. Susan Knutson for the series, “Critical Perspectives on Canadian Theatre in English.” Ed. Ric Knowles, Playwrights Canada, 2010.
"The Theatre as a Self-Consuming Art," Theatre Survey 49:1 (May 2008): 91-107.
"Toward a New Theatre History of Dionysus," Theatre History Studies 26 (2006): 71-87. Recipient of the Robert Schanke Award; Nominated for the ATHE 2007 essay in criticism prize and the 2007 Gerald Kahan Scholar's Prize of the American Society of Theatre Research (ASTR).
"Fantasies of Origin: Staging the Birth of the Canadian Stage," Canadian Theatre Review 114 (Spring 2003): 11-15.
"The Specter of Straight Shakespeare," Canadian Theatre Review 111 (Summer 2002): 10-14.
"Auditioning for the Role of a Lifetime: Performing Self-Translation at the I.N.S.," Canadian Theatre Review (Spring 2000): 20-24. Nominated for the 2001 Association for Theatre in Higher Education (ATHE) essay in criticism prize.
"Collections of Nothing: When Performance Goes Into the Blue," plenary talk at "Collections and Collaborations," Indiana University, March 23-25, 2011.
"On Movingness: The Germ of Early Modern English Performance," the opening talk at "Phenomenal Performances: Getting a Feeling for Shakespeare's Theater," Northwestern University, April 30-May 2, 2009.
"Submersive Spectacles," Yale University Medieval & Renaissance Studies Colloquium, April 11, 2008.
"Whither Renaissance Studies?," Roundtable Organizer, Chair, and Discussant, opening session for the Group for Early Modern Cultural Studies, Philadelphia, November 20, 2008.
"The Naumachia and the Limits of Historical Knowledge," Cornell Society for the Humanities, January 24, 2007.
"The Theatre as an Assassin's Bullet," Modern Language Association, Philadelphia, December 28, 2006.
"The Monkey Wrench in The Busie Body," Group for Early Modern Cultural Studies, San Antonio, TX, December 3, 2005.
Fellowships and Grants:
- IU Institute for Digital Arts and Humanities Fellowship, 2010–2012.
- Trustees Teaching Award, Indiana University, 2010 & 2004.
- Cornell University Society for the Humanities Mellon Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2006-2007.
- Indiana University Grant in Aid of Research, Summer 2005.
- Indiana University Summer Faculty Fellowship, 2004.