Embodied: Victorian Literature and the Senses (University of Minnesota Press, 2009); selected reviews: Nineteenth-Century Literature, Victorian Studies, Studies in English Literature, Senses and Society, Configurations.
Filth: Dirt, Disgust, and Modern Life, edited with Ryan Johnson (University of Minnesota Press, 2005).
Sex Scandal: The Private Parts of Victorian Fiction (Duke University Press, 1996).
Wilde Discoveries: Traditions, Histories, Archives
Cambridge Companion to Anthony Trollope
Novel: A Forum on Fiction
Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature
South Atlantic Quarterly
The Queer Sixties
Victorian Seminar, Graduate Center, City University of New York (October 2014)
Victorian Literature and Culture Seminar, Mahindra Humanities Center, Harvard University (November 2014)
Plenary, Northeast Victorian Studies Association (2014)
Plenary, The Victorian Tactile Imagination, Birkbeck College, University of London (2013)
Plenary, Bodies Incorporated symposium, Texas A&M University (2012)
Dickens Bicentenary conference, Paris, Boulogne, Chatham/Rochester, London (2012)
Victorianopolis symposium, Graduate Center, CUNY (2012)
University of Toronto, Birkbeck College/University of London, University of Exeter, UCLA, West Virginia University (Jackson Distinguished Lecture), University at Buffalo/SUNY (2009-10)
Plenary, British Association for Victorian Studies Conference, “Victorian Feeling: Touch, Bodies, Emotions,” University of Leicester (2008)
Theories of the Novel Now (2007)
Melbern G. Glasscock Center for Humanities Research, Texas A&M University (2006)
North American Victorian Studies Association Conference (2013, 2005)
Keynote, Dickens and Sex Conference, Birkbeck College, University of London (2004)
MLA Convention (1993, 1994, 1995, 1998, 1999, 2008)