Publication and Articles


Books and Book Sections

Arthur Sherburne Hardy: Man of American Letters. Preface by Louis J. Budd. Potomac, Maryland: Scripta Humanistica, 1986.

[Mentioned in American Literature; reviewed favorably by Glenn O. Carey in American Literary Realism and by Thomas Daniel Young in University of Mississippi Studies in English]

Essays on Charles Hodge, Edward Palmer, and Joseph Palmer in Biographical Dictionary of Transcendentalism. Ed. Wesley T. Mott. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1996.

Entry on Charles Brockden Brown in Biography of United States Literature. Ed. Kent P. Ljungquist. Columbia, SC: Manly, 1994.

"'The Raven' and 'The Bracelets': Another Source for Poe's Poem," in Poeand His Times. Ed. Benjamin F. Fisher IV. Baltimore: Edgar Allan PoeSociety, 1990.

Essays on Russell Baker and Sarah Kemble Knight in Encyclopedia of American Humorists. Ed. Stephen Gale. New York:Garland,1988.

Essays on Cincinnati Mirror and Baltimore Monument in American Humor Magazines and Comic Newspapers. Ed. Davis E. E. Sloane. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 1986.

"Beauvoir College (Wilmar, AR): The Erskine of the West," The Associate Reformed Presbyterian, February, 1992.

"Little Benjamin' Goes West: Associate Reformed Presbyterians in Drew County," Drew County Historical Journal, December, 1990.

"The Supreme Madness: Revenge and the Bells in 'The Cask of Amontillado', "UMSE, 1987.

"An Early Imitative Ape: A Possible Source for 'The Murders in the RueMorgue'," Poe Studies, December, 1987.

"Another Source for 'The Black Cat'," Poe Studies, December, 1987.

Scholarly Presentations (Representative List)

'Done Damned': Preachers in William Faulkner and Harold Frederic," Arkansas Philological Association,1993

"The New Nation and Its New Women; Identity and Independence," Mississippi Philological Association, 1993

"Independent Vistas: Landscape as Identity," Arkansas Philological Association, 1992

"Feisty Little Ladies: Perspectives on Aging in New England Regional Fiction, "Northeast Modern Language Association, 1992

"Ishmael's Imperfect Resurrection," Arkansas Philological Association, 1991