Books and Edited Volumes:
The Insistence of the Indian: Race and Nationalism in Nineteenth-Century American
. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1998.
(Recipient of 1999 South Central Modern Language Association Book Award).
Boundaries of Affect: Ethnicity and Emotion. E. Ann Kaplan and Susan Scheckel, eds. New York: Humanities Institute of Stony Brook
Occasional Papers Series, 2007.
Articles and Chapters:
“‘To make something of the Indian’: Hampton Institute and the Uses of Popular Print
U.S. Popular Print Culture 1860-1920. Ed. Christine Bold. Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, 2012, pp. 417-36.
“Home on the Train: Race and Mobility in The Life and Adventures of Nat Love,”
American Literature 74:2 (June 2002), pp. 219-250.
(2002 Don D. Walker Prize for best essay in Western American studies).
"Domesticating the Drama of Conquest: Barker’s Pocahontas on the Popular Stage,"
ATQ 10:3 (September 1996), pp. 231-243.
"'In the Land of His Fathers': Cooper, Land Rights and the Legitimation of American
James Fenimore Cooper: New Historical and Literary Contexts, Wil Verhoeven, ed. Amsterdam and Atlanta: Rodopi, 1993, pp. 125-150.
"Mary Jemison and the Domestication of the American Frontier."
Desert, Garden, Margin, Range: Literature on the American Frontier, Eric Heyne, ed. New York: Twayne, 1992, pp. 93-109.