The Scope of This Project (an essay on world Mennonite literature in the Journal of the Center for Mennonite Writing, 2017)

On the Thirteen Words That Made Me a Writer (Literary Hub, 2016)

Spectacle of the Other: Recreating A Thousand and One Nights in Film (Fairy Tale Films Beyond Disney: International Perspectives, 2015)

Skin Feeling (The New Inquiry, 2015)

Writing Queerly: Three Snapshots (Uncanny Magazine, 2015)

Double Take: On Carmen Maria Machado (LA Review of Books, 2015)

The Spaces Between Objects: On Weird Fiction and the Interstitial (Weird Fiction Review, 2015)

Entanglement: AngĂ©lica Gorodischer’s Kalpa Imperial (, 2014)


Symbiosis: Octavia Butler’s “Bloodchild” (Weird Fiction Review, 2013)

Umbrageous Legacy: Mervyn Peake’s Portrait Gallery (Weird Fiction Review, 2012)