Book Manuscript

Geographies of Empire: German Colonialism, Race, and Space in East Africa, 1884-1905. In progress.

Refereed Journal Articles and Book Chapters

2018    “Re-Inventing the Heart of Darkness for the 21st Century: African Studies and the War on Terror since 9/11,” in 9/11 and the Academy: Responses in the Liberal Arts and the 21st-Century World, ed. Mark Finney and Matt Shannon (Boulder: University of Colorado Press).

2017    “Men of Science and of Action: The Celebrity of Explorers and German National Identity, 1870-1895,” Central European History 50, no. 3 (September 2017).

2016    “Changes in German Travel Writing about East Africa, 1884-1891,” Colloquia Germanica 46, no. 2 (2016): 266-283.

“Colonialism as the State of Exception: German Colonialism and Schmittian Sovereignty.” In progress.

Book Reviews

2014    Review of Slavery and Emancipation in Islamic East Africa: From Honor to Respectability, by Elisabeth McMahon. Stichproben – Wiener Zeitschrift für kritische Afrikastudien 27 (2014): 113-116.

Public Writing

2017    Blog series about Raphael Gross, Carl Schmitt and the Jews, George L. Mosse Program in History Blog, University of Wisconsin Madison.