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Articles in Refereed Journals

2014   "Nature and Nourishment, Bodies and Beasts: The Heptaméron's Representation of Marguerite de Roberval's Marooning". Dalhousie French Studies (102), 2014. p. 3-7.

2012    “The Heptaméron’s 67th Tale: Marguerite de Navarre’s Humble Heroine Confronts the Querelle des femmes and Catholic Tradition” Romance Notes, (52:1), 2012, pp. 43-50.

2010    “Marguerite de Navarre’s Heptaméron: The Inspiration Behind La Princesse de Clèves Dalhousie French Studies (92), 2010, pp. 3-9.

2006    “Transcending the Rhetorical Impasse: Madame de Lafayette’s La Princesse de Clèves and the Seventeenth-Century Querelle des Femmes” Romance Notes, Volume XLVI, Number 2, (46:2), 2006, pp. 183-193.


Articles in Non-Refereed Journals

2002    “The Mule-driver’s Wife Meets the Misogynists: The Second Novella of Marguerite de Navarre’s Heptaméron and the ‘Querelle des femmes,’” Romance Review, 12, 2002, pp. 11-17.


Chapters in Books

2007    “Ideas for Teaching the Subjunctive in Intermediate French,” Recipes for Success in Foreign Language Teaching. Edited by Katharine Harrington and Tina Ware. Munich, Lincom Europa Press, 2007, pp. 60-67.


Other Publications – Non-Refereed

2017    Teaching French LIterature: From Medieval France to the Contemporary Francophone World

2013    Teaching La Princesse de Clèves: A Web-Based Approach to a Seventeenth Century Text (pedagogical website)

2012    Exploring Marguerite de Roberval: A Web-Based Approach to Teaching a Renaissance Heroine (pedagogical website)

1999    “Reflection on Madonna Enthroned,” Reflections on the Connolly Book of Hours, edited by Rebecca Valette and Tim Sullivan. Boston: University Press of Boston College, pp. 38


Book Reviews

Forthcoming   Teaching French Women Writers of the Renaissance and Reformation. Ed. by Colette H. Winn. (Options for Teaching, 31) New York: Modern Language Association of America. Modern Language Notes.

2013    Review of A Companion to Marguerite de Navarre.  (Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2013) in H-France Review, Vol. 13, No. 193.

2009    Review of Approaches to Teaching Marguerite de Navarre’s Heptaméron (New York: MLA, 2007) in Sixteenth Century Journal, Vol. XL/3: 957-58

2009    Review of Marguerite de Navarre. Œuvres Complètes. VIII. Chrétiens et mondains, poems épars (Paris: Honoré Champion Éditeur, 2007) in Sixteenth Century Journal, Vol. XL/2: 530

2008    Review of Earthly Treasures: Material Culture and Metaphysics in the Heptaméron and Evangelical Narrative (West Lafayette: Purdue University Press, 2007) in Renaissance Quarterly, Vol. LXI/3: 902-3

2008    Review of Literary Circles and Gender in Early Modern Europe: A Cross-Cultural Approach (Aldershot: Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2006) in Sixteenth Century Journal, Vol. XXXIX/2: 484-85

2007    Review of Marguerite de Navarre: Mother of the Renaissance (New York: Columbia University Press, 2006) in Sixteenth Century Journal, Vol. XXXVIII/3: 812-13

2007    Review of Women of God and Arms: Female Spirituality and Political Conflict, 1380-1600 (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2005) in Sixteenth Century Journal, Vol. XXXVIII/1: 288-89