Academic Articles

Journal Articles

“Lydia Maria Child on German Philosophy and American Slavery.” British Journal for the History of Philosophy, 29, no. 2 (2021): 259-274.

“‘And Why Not?’ Hegel, Comedy, and the End of Art.”  Verifiche: Rivista Trisemesterale di Scienze Umane XLV, no. 1-2 (2016): 73-104.

“An Unrelieved Heart: Hegel, Tragedy, and Schiller’s Wallenstein.”  New German Critique 113, no. 38 (2011): 1-23.

“Grasping the ‘Raw I’: Race and Tragedy in Philip Roth’s The Human Stain.”  Expositions: Interdisciplinary Studies in the Humanities 2, no. 2 (2008): 189-209.

“Commitments of a Divided Self: Narratives, Change, and Autonomy in Korsgaard’s Ethics.”  European Journal of Analytic Philosophy 4, no. 1 (2008): 27-46.

“History and Patriotism in Hegel’s Rechtsphilosophie.”  History of Political Thought 28, no. 3 (November 2007): 496-519.

“Inheriting, Earning and Owning: The Source of Practical Identity in Hegel’s ‘Anthropology’.” The Owl of Minerva (Journal of the Hegel Society of America) 34, no. 2 (Spring/Summer 2003): 139-170.

“Fight, Flight or Respect? First Encounters of the Other in Kant and Hegel.” History of Philosophy Quarterly 19, no. 4 (October 2002): 381-400.


Chapters in Edited Volumes

In Progress:

“Poetry and the Sense of History: Images, Narrative, and Justice in the Philosophy of Right.” Chapter in Hegel’s Philosophy of Right: Critical Perspectives on Freedom and History, ed. Dean Moyar, Kate Padgett Walsh, and Sebastian Rand.  Forthcoming from Routledge Press.

“Feminist Philosophizing in Nineteenth-Century German Women’s Movements.” Chapter in The Oxford Handbook of Nineteenth-Century Women Philosophers in the German Tradition, ed. Kristin Gjesdal and Dalia Nassar.  Forthcoming from Oxford University Press.


“Sensing Freedom: Aesthetic Autonomy from Kant to Hegel.”  Chapter in volume Kantian Legacies in German Idealism, ed. Gerad Gentry.  Routledge Press 2021 (236-257). 

“Is She Not an Unusual Woman? Say More: Germaine de Staël and Lydia Maria Child on Progress, Art, and Abolition.” Chapter in volume Women and Philosophy in 18th-century Germany, ed. Corey Dyck, Oxford University Press 2021 (214-231).

“Taking Laughter Seriously in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy.” Introduction to Humor, Laughter, and Comedy in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy, ed. Lydia L. Moland, Springer 2018 (1-14).

“Reconciling Laughter: Hegel on Comedy and Humor.”  Chapter in Humor, Laughter, and Comedy in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy, ed. Lydia L. Moland, Springer 2018 (15-32).

“Conjectural Truths: Kant and Schiller on Educating Humanity.”  Chapter in Kant and his German Contemporaries, vol. II, ed. Daniel O. Dahlstrom, Cambridge University Press 2018 (91-107).

“Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century German Patriotism: Virtue, Cosmopolitanism, and Reform.” Chapter in Handbook of Patriotism.  Edited by Mitja Sardoc, Springer, 2017 (1-16).

“Friedrich Schiller.” The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (Summer 2017 Edition).  Edited by Edward N. Zalta.  <>.

 “Hegel’s Philosophy of Art.”  Chapter in Oxford Handbook of Hegel.  Edited by Dean Moyar, Oxford University Press, 2017 (559-580). 

“Hegel’s Philosophy of History.”  Chapter in Hegel: Key Concepts.  Edited by Michael Baur, Routledge, 2014 (128-139).

“A Hegelian Approach to Global Poverty.”  Hegel and Global Justice.  Edited by Andrew Buchwalter, Springer, 2012 (131-154).

“Moral Integrity and Regret in Nursing.”  The Complexities of Care: Nursing Reconsidered. Edited by Suzanne Gordon and Sioban Nelson, Cornell University Press, 2006 (50-68).