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John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY
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Italy, Britain, women's history, nineteenth century, transnational networks, nationalism, religion, imperialism
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Recent Publications

“Africa for the Africans?: Risorgimento Republicans and Cosmopolitan Nationalists in an Age of Empire,” European History Quarterly, Vol. 53, No. 4 (October 2023): 599-619.

“Failures & Alternative Paths: Jessie White Mario and Women’s Struggles to Obtain Medical Education in Victorian England.” In Medical Education: A History in 22 Case Studies edited by Delia Gavrus and Susan Lamb. Montreal: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2022: 435-454.

“The arrests of Alberto and Jessie White Mario: Gender, British Italian Relations, and the Ideals of British Justice,” Rassegna storica del Risorgimento, Vol. 108, Issue 2 (July/December 2021): 76-97.

Revolutionary Domesticity in the Italian Risorgimento: Transnational Victorian Feminism, 1850-1890. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, July 2021.

“Amazons and Fallen Women: Transgressive Female Behaviour and Post-Unification Dreams in the Novels of Giuseppe Garibaldi,” Modern Italy, Volume 26, Issue 1 (February 2021): 13-27.  

“‘Romances of No-Popery: Transnational Anti-Catholicism in Giuseppe Garibaldi’s The Rule of the Monk & Benjamin Disraeli’s LothairThe Catholic Historical Review, Vol. 106, No. 3 (Summer 2020): 399-420.

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Italy, United Kingdom
Expertise by Geography
British Isles, Mediterranean, Western Europe
Expertise by Chronology
Expertise by Topic
Emancipation, Gender, Literary History, Politics, Religion, Sexuality, Women