Research & Scholarship
Staging Marriage in Early Modern Spain. Bucknell University Press, 2011. The manuscript focuses on conduct manuals and their role in codifying courtship and matrimony. Staging Marriage draws a link between the didacticism of these controversial treatises and the complex ways in which they were integrated or challenged in some of the most important plays of early modern Spain.
“The Song of History in Calderón’s El médico de su honra.” Bulletin of the Comediantes. January, 2008.
“Beastly Men and Humane Dogs in Cervantes’ El coloquio de los perros.” Lucero: Journal of Spanish and Portuguese, Spring, 1991.
Conferences / Talks
The Steward of the Duchess of Amalfi. Revelation Readings. Red Bull Theater, New York. Led discussion and wrote program notes for a live performance of Lope de Vega’s El mayordomo de la Duquesa de Amalfi. March 15, 2010.
Fussy Ladies in Lope de Vega’s Los melindres de Belisa. American Society for Theatre Research. Puerto Rico. November 2009.