Ph.D., Univeristy of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
M.A., University of North Carolina, Greensboro
B.A., Meredith College

Research and Teaching Interests

British Imperial Networks
British Travel and Tourism
Educational Travel

Recent Publications

“Alison Cunningham: Victorian Leisure Travel, Religious Identity, and the Grand Tour Journal of a Domestic Servant.” Chapter in The Human Tradition Series (Rowman and Littlefield, 2007).

“‘Clothing Britain’s Legions’ with ‘Intellectual Weapons’ and ‘Sound Science’: The Artisan Exhibition Tours and the Rise of Modern Educational Travel, 1867-1889,” in Franz Bosbach, ed., The Great Exhibition and its Legacy, Prince Albert Studies, 20, (Munich: K.G. Saur, 2002).

“The Studio: a Site of Artistic Production, Performance, and Commercial Exchange”; and, “Teaching Studios and the Academic System in Nineteenth-Century Paris,” Catalogue Essays in Carolyn H. Wood, ed., In the Studio: Art and Art-Making in Nineteenth-Century France (Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina, 2002).