- Rhetoric & feminist politics
- Feminist theory & analysis
- Culture & affect
- Critical race theory
- Disciplinary & interdisciplinary discourses
- Gender & literature
Feminism and Affect at the Scene of Argument: Beyond the Trope of the Angry Feminist. Philadelphia, PN: Temple U P, 2010.
Authors on Writing: Metaphors and Intellectual Labor. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.
Writing Truth to Power: Academic Argument and Social Justice. Co-authored with George Lipsitz. In progress.