“Trying to keep it professional since 2013.”

My University of Illinois faculty webpage.

Buy my book! The ‘Invisible Hand’ and British Literature, 1818-1860: Adam Smith, Political Economy, and the Genre of Realism (Palgrave, 2011)

InvHand bookcover

I’ve got an essay on Dickens and Hayek in this sparkling volume:


Victorian Book Review Editor for the online journal RaVoN (Romanticism and Victorianism on the Net): most recent book reviews available here.

Blog posts on Kritik (the blog of the Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory at the University of Illinois): one on Episode 5.5 of Mad Men, one on Episode 6.9 of Mad Men, and another on challenges facing the discipline of comparative literature.

Irreverent and trivial twitter feed at @ecourtem.