- Central New York Conference on Language and Literature
- 18th & 19th-Century British Women Writers Conference, Hystorical Fictions: Women,
History and Authorship (University of Wales
- Midwest Modern Language Association
- Midwest Victorian Studies Association
- Modern Language Association
- Neo-Victorian Cultures (Liverpool John Moores University)
- Nineteenth-Century Studies Association
- North American Society for the Study of Romanticism
- North American Victorian Studies Association
- Pacific Coast Conference on British Studies
- Victorians Institute Conference
Professional Activities by Invitation
- "Liberty and Tyranny in the French Revolutions of 1789 and 1848," Liberty Fund Colloquium,
Pasadena, Mar. 9-12, 2000.
Other Professional Activities
- Advisory board, Journal of Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies (2014-)
- Contributing Editor, Neo-Victorian Studies (launched 2007-08)
- Co-organizer, "Book Review Event: Amanda Claybaugh's The Novel of Purpose," The Valve <http://www.thevalve.org>. Wek. of April 13, 2007. [Invited and coordinated the reviews of ten other participants
from the United States, Canada, and the UK.]
- Panel organizer and chair, "Gender and Historical Writing," Central New York Conference on Language and Literature, SUNY Cortland, OCt. 28-30, 2001.
- Panel chair, "Powers of Sexuality," Victorian Interdisciplinary Association of the Western United States, Clark College, Oct. 10-11, 1998
- Roundtable moderator, Presenting the Past: Enactments of History in British and American Culture from 1700
to the Present, University of Chicago, April 24-25, 1998.
- Reviewer, Choice (2001-)
- Article manuscript referee, Modern Philology; journal of Victorian Culture; Journal of Early Modern Culture; Journal
of Women's History; Tulsa Studies in Women's Literature; Journal of Religion and Popular
Culture; Victorian Review; Neo-Victorian Studies; Journal of Literary Onomastics;
Journal of Jewish Identities; Clio; Journal of Nineteenth-Century Gender Studies;
European Romantic Review.
- Book manuscript referee, Ashgate Publishing