Recent Academic Articles (selected)
"Manufacturing Islamophobia: Rightwing Pseudodocumentaries and the Paranoid Style,"
Journal of Communication Inquiry, 2015.
“Survivor Shame: Rethinking Trauma’s Afterlife Through a Psychosocial Lens,” in John Andrews and Lynn Chancer, eds., The Unhappy Divorce of Sociology and Psychoanalysis, Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
“Who’s Your Daddy? Intimacy, Recognition, and the Queer Family Story,” in Intimacies, P. Clough, A. Frank, and S. Seidman, eds., Routledge, 2013.
“What’s the Matter with Newark? Race, Class, Marriage Politics, and the Limits of Queer Liberalism,” in M. Bernstein and V. Taylor, eds., The Marrying Kind? Minnesota, 2013
“Therapeutic Politics: An Oxymoron?” Sociological Forum, Vol. 26, No. 1, March 2011
“Sex, Truths, and Audiotape: Anonymity and the Ethics of Exposure in Public Ethnography,” Journal of Contemporary Ethnography, October 2010.
“The Incredible Shrinking Lesbian World and other Queer Conundra,” Sexualities, February 2010.
“Feminism, Therapeutic Culture, and the Holocaust in the United States: The Second-Generation Phenomenon,” Jewish Social Studies, Fall 2009
“Discipline and Publish: Public Sociology in an Age of Professionalization,” in Bureaucratic Culture and Escalating Problems: Advancing the Sociological Imagination, edited by David Knottnerus and Bernard Phillips, Paradigm Publishers, 2009.
“Trauma and Origins: Post-Holocaust Genealogists and the Work of Memory,” Qualitative Sociology, October 2009.
You can download many of my earlier articles at academia.edu.