The Dialectic of Counter-Enlightenment (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2009)


1. “The Grassy-Green Sea,” Early Modern Culture, (October 2005)

2. “The Antinomy of Antinomies,” boundary 2 (September 2005)

3. “Providence in the Early Novel, or Accident if you Please,” MLQ 64.3 (Fall 2003)

4. “The Revolutionary Energy of the Outmoded,” October 104 (Spring 2003)

5. “Thumbing Our Nose at the Public Sphere: Satire, the Market, and the Invention of Literature,” PMLA (May 2001)


Review of Fredric Bogel, The Difference Satire Makes; Modern Philology

Review of Fred Parker, Scepticism and Literature; Modern Philology

Review of Clement Hawes, Eighteenth-Century British Literature and Global Critique; Modern Philology

Review of Herbert Tucker, Epic: Britain’s Heroic Muse, 1790-1910; Nineteenth Century Studies