B.A. in English, Cambridge, 1988. Ph.D. in English, University of Rochester, 1993. Faculty member at the University of Georgia since 1993. President of the D.H. Lawrence Society of North America for 2021-22. First Vice-President of SAMLA for 2022. Publications include _A Sense of Shock: The Impact of Impressionism on British and Irish Writing_ (Oxford UP, 2011), which discusses Bowen, Moore, and Wilde, among others, and _Modernism and the Theater of Censorship_ (Oxford UP, 1996), which has a chapter on James Joyce.