Graduate Theological Union
Assistant Professor of Art History and Religion
Core Doctoral Faculty Member
At GTU since 2014
DPhil, University of Oxford, 2012
MSt/MA, University of Oxford, 2007
BA, Sarah Lawrence College, 2003
Current Research and Teaching Interests
Art and Material Culture of Pilgrimage
Reconstructions of Pilgrimage Sites and Shrines in Domestic and Urban Spaces
Sacred Art (theory and praxis) and Compositions of Sacred Space
History of Art and Religion of the British Isles
Tolkien and the Visual Arts
Art and the Sacred Journey in Britain (1790-1850), Routledge, 2016.
"The Root of the Route: Phil's Camino Project and the Catholic Tradition of Surrogate Pilgrimage," Practical Matters, Spring 2016, Issue 9.
“A Pilgrim in the Park: Sacred Space in Lewis Miller’s ‘Guide to Central Park,’” Nineteenth-Century Art Worldwide, 2013.
“Visions of Mortality,” Apollo: The International Art Magazine, 2013.
"Pilgrimage and Image at Lincoln Cathedral," Transpositions, Journal of the Institute for Theology, Imagination, and the Arts, University of St Andrews, 2013.“Painting the Scene/Paint and Pilgrimage” in The Oxford Handbook of the Georgian Theatre 1737-1832, Oxford University Press, Fall 2013.