Spanish Literature and Culture, Early Modern Period, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Aesthetics and Poetics, Literary Theory

Digital Poetry & Poetics & Humanities, Cyberculture, Science & Literature & Culture, Human Rights, Posthumanism

19th and 20th century Latin American literatures. Modernization and Modernisms. Travel Writing. Journalism, politics and literature.

Italian lyric and epic poetry, modern and contemporary fiction, women writers, literary theory, film studies, philosophy of education

I've written on Hugo and Baudelaire, focussing on their responses to the visual arts:  Notre-Dame de Paris, many of Baudelaire's poems and, of course, his art criticism.  My Baudelaire and Photography was published recently, and now I've started working of Hugo and the death penalty.