Collecting as Modernist Practice. (Johns Hopkins UP, 2012).
2013 Modernist Studies Association book prize winner; Choice Outstanding Academic Title of 2012.
Paris, Capital of the Black Atlantic: Literature, Modernity, and Diaspora. Editor, with Jonathan P. Eburne (Johns Hopkins UP, 2013).
Directed by Allen Smithee. Editor, with Stephen Hock. (U Minnesota P, 2001).
ARTICLES AND BOOK CHAPTERS
"Media Studies 1931: Nancy Cunard in the Archive of Claude McKay." Modernism/modernity, forthcoming.
"Marcus/Christgau: Whose Era?" Review essay. Journal of Popular Music Studies 28.1 (2016): 126-33.
"Tradition and Archive in the Harlem Renaissance," A Handbook of Modernism Studies, ed. Jean-Michel Rabaté (Wiley-Blackwell, 2013) 85-103. Series: Critical Theory Handbooks
"Paris, Capital of the Black Atlantic," with Jonathan P. Eburne, introduction to Paris, Modern Fiction, and the Black Atlantic. Spec. issue of Modern Fiction Studies 51.4 (2005): 731-40.
Ibid. Revised and reprinted, Paris, Capital of the Black Atlantic (Johns Hopkins UP, 2013): 1-14.
"Barnes without Barnes: On Philadelphia's New Barnes Foundation," The Los Angeles Review of Books (23 August 2012). Online.
"Neurotic Cities: Barnes in Philadelphia," Art Journal 63.4 (2004): 46-61.
"The Poetics of Conjecture: Countee Cullen's Subversive Exemplarity," Callaloo 25.4 (2002): 1250-1271.
"Smithee's Incorporation," Directed by Allen Smithee (U Minnesota P, 2001) 143-73.
"The Specter of Illegitimacy in an Age of Disillusion and Crisis," with Stephen Hock, Directed by Allen Smithee (U Minnesota P, 2001) 3-27.