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“Gendered Expectations in Reality Television.” Women in German Yearbook. Vol. 24 (2008), forthcoming.

“Consuming the Maidservant,” in: Tamara Wagner and Narin Hassan, Eds., Consuming Culture: Food Fictions and the Consumption of Western Modernity in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2007.

Book Review and Encyclopedia Entry:

Patrick Greaney. Untimely Beggar. Poverty and Power from Baudelaire to Benjamin in the Studies in 20th and 21st Century Literature, forthcoming 2008.

“Hesse’s Siddhartha” in: Jennifer McClinton-Temple, Ed., General Themes in Literature. NYC, NY: Facts on File, forthcoming 2009.


“Reading Maidservants Reading,” to be presented at the Modern Language Association Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA, December 2008
“Reclaiming Colonial Land: German Housewives and African Servants,” presented at the Annual German Studies Association Conference, St. Paul, MN, October 2008

“Objects and Objectification in Marieluise Fleißer’s ‘Stunde der Magd,’” presented at the Annual German Studies Association Conference, San Diego, CA, October 2007

“ Student Evaluations Revisited,” presented at the Annual Rocky Mountain Association for Institutional Research Conference, Reno, NV, October 2007

“False Promises in Hoppe’s Verbrecher und Versager,” presented at the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association National Conference, Boston, MA, April 2007

“The Textual Production of Fantasy,” presented at Trajectories: The Past and Future of German Studies, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, March 2006

“Faschinger’s Wiener Passion: The Servant Novel Revisited,” presented at the Women in German Annual Conference, Carrollton, KY, October 2005

“Familial Instability and ‘The Servant Question,’” presented at the Northeast Modern Language
Association Annual Conference, Boston, MA, March 2005

“Submissive Masters: The Role of the Maidservant in Sacher-Masoch’s Masochism,” presented at the Modern Language Association Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA, December 2004

“The Role of the Culinary Narrative in Cultivating and Disciplining Maidservants,” presented at the Northeast Modern Language Association Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, March 2004  

“The Maidservant as Representative Consumer in fin-de-siècle Germany,” presented at the Print Culture and the City Conference, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, March 2004

“Domesticating Dienstmädchen: The Construction of the Maidservant in fin-de-siècle Germanic Culture,” presented at the South Central Modern Language Association Annual Conference, Hot Springs, AR, October 2003

 “Crafting the Household Hierarchy,” presented at the Foreign Languages and Literatures Departmental Colloquium, University of Nevada, Reno, November 2007

“Gendered Expectations in Reality Television,” presented at the Feminist Inquiry Seminar, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, April 2006

Summer Fellowship, Northeast Modern Language Association, summer 2006

Faculty Research Support Grant,  John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding, Dartmouth College, spring 2004            

Austrian Studies U.S. Travel Grant, Center for Austrian Studies, University of Minnesota, July 2003

Certificate Program in Technology and Language Instruction, Center for Educational Technology, Burlington, Vermont, July 2002

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