Publications

Works in Preparation

The Theater of Invention: Live Performance in the Tech Industry: Monograph, in progress.

“‘Have to See It, Yet Boring’: Disney’s Robot Dramas Revisited.” In Performance and the Disney Theme Park Experience: The Tourist as Actor, edited by Tom Robson and Jenny Kokai. London: Palgrave Macmillan, forthcoming 2019. Anthology, invited chapter.

Refereed Journal Articles

“Babes in Tech Land: Expo Labor as Capitalist Technology’s Erotic Body.” Feminist Media Studies 18, no. 2 (2018): 205-220. doi: 10.1080/14680777.2017.1298146.
“Legitimating Media: Shakespeare’s Awkward Travels Through Video Games and Twitter.” Communication, Culture & Critique 11, no. 3 (2018): 418-435. doi: 10.1093/ccc/tcy015. Co-authored with Victoria Simon and Jonathan Sterne.
“Expo Afterlife: Corporate Performance and Capitalist Futurity in the Carousel of Progress.” Women & Performance: A Journal of Feminist Theory 27, no. 3 (2017): 316–33. doi: 10.1080/0740770X.2017.1365441.

 

Chapters in Anthologies

“The Sanitation Man: Erasing Evil in Walt Disney.” In A History of Evil in Popular Culture, edited by Sharon Packer and Jody Pennington. Santa Barbara, CA: Praeger ABC-Clio, 2014, 125-136.
“How to Do Things With Magic Words: The Scandal of the Spell-Casting Body.” In Hermione Granger Saves the World, edited by Christopher Bell. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2012, 125-141.
“ADHD: Empowerment in Soft Focus.” In Click: When We Knew We Were Feminists, edited by Courtney Martin and J. Courtney Sullivan. Berkeley, CA: Seal Press, 2010, 51-58.

 

Public Scholarship

“Fireside Chats, Tech Spectacle, and the Making of Mark Zuckerberg.” The California Review of Images and Mark Zuckerberg (11.27.17)

 

Theater Criticism

Reviews of downtown New York theater, Offoffonline (author archive of 50+ reviews, 2007-2011)