Faculty Scholarship

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Wellesley celebrates a year’s worth of faculty scholarship.

Below we list the 2016–2017 publications and significant professional works and accomplishments of Wellesley College faculty, faculty emeritae/i, and researchers. The purpose of this list—and of the exhibition of faculty scholarship with which it is allied—is to give the faculty as a whole an opportunity to be informed about and to celebrate scholarly, creative, and professional achievements of colleagues.

Kris Adams

Senior Music Performance Faculty in Vocal Jazz

“Longing”, Jazzbird Records

Marjorie Agosin

Professor of Spanish

Agosin, M. Harbors of Light White, Pine Press (2016).

Agosin, M. Imagining Anne Frank, Solis Press (2017).

Lilian Armstrong

Mildred Lane Kemper Professor Emerita of Art

Armstrong, Lilian. Petrarch’s Famous Men in the Early Renaissance: The Illuminated Copies of Felice Feliciano’s Edition. Eds. Jill Kraye and Charles Burnett. London: The Warburg Institute. (2016).

Armstrong, Lilian. Beyond Words: Illuminated Manuscripts in Boston Collections. Exh. cat. (Cambridge, Harvard University, Houghton Library; Boston, Boston College; Boston, Isabella Stewart Garder Museum, 2016-2017). Ed. Lisa Fagin Davis, Anne Marie Eze, Jeffrey Hamburger, Nancy Netzer, William Stoneman. 273, “Renaissance Liturgical Books” (essay); 297, “Book Decoration and the Advent of Printing” (essay); and 9 catalogue entries, pp. 60, No. 42; 168, No. 134; 265-6, No. 215; 278-9, No. 223; 280, No. 224; 294, No. 234-5; 299, No. 236; 300, No. 237; 304-305, No.242. Boston. (2016).

Armstrong, Lilian. “The Master of the Donato Commission: Four Choirbooks.” Bollettino d’Arte, Series VII. 28, 35-60. (2017).

Angela J. Bahns

Assistant Professor of Psychology

Bahns, A. J.; Gillath, O.; Burghart, H. A. “Eye Movements When Looking at Potential Friends and Romantic Partners.” Archives of Sexual Behavior.(2017).

Bahns, A. J., “Preference, Opportunity and Choice: A multilevel analysis of diverse friendship formation.” Group Processes and Intergroup Relations. (2017).

Bahns, A. J. “Prejudice is a General Evaluation, Not a Specific Emotion. [Invited peer commentary on “On the deep structure of social affect: attitudes, emotions, sentiments, and the case of ’contempt’” by M. M. Gervais and D. M. T. Fessler].” Behavioral and Brain Sciences. (2017).

Christine Bassem

Lecturer in Computer Science

Bassem, Christine; Murphy, Hannah; Qiu, Amy; and Shum, Megan, “Snap’N’Go: Towards Coordinating the Crowd in Mobile Crowd Sensing Platforms”. Presented as Work-In-Progress in HCOMP(2017).

Erin Battat

Visiting Lecturer in the Writing Program

Battat, Erin; Han, Eunjung; Carbonetto, Peter; Ross, E., et al. “Clustering of 770,000 genomes reveals post-colonial population structure of North America.Nature Communications. Vol 8. (2017)

Battat, Erin. “Steinbeck, John.Encyclopedia of American Studies. Ed. by Simon J. Bronner. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, (2017).

James Battat

Assistant Professor of Physics

Battat, J.B.R., et al. [DRIFT collaboration], “Low threshold results and limits from the DRIFT directional dark matter detector,” Astroparticle Physics, 91, 65–74 (2017).

Yang, C.; Sheng, J.; Sridhar, A.; Herbordt, M.C.; Nicoloff, C.; Battat, J.B.R.; “An FPGA-based data acquisition system for directional Dark Matter detection,” in High Performance Extreme Computing Conference (HPEC), IEEE 1–8 (2017).

Patricia G. Berman

Theodora L. and Stanley H. Feldberg Professor of Art

Berman, P., “The Business of Being Edvard Munch,” in Edvard Munch: Between the Clock and the Bed, (exh. cat.), ed. Sheena Wagstaff, Metropolitan Museum of Art, N.Y. and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, pp. 46-57, 127-132. (2017).

Berman, P., “Scratching the Surface: On and In Self Portrait (1895),” Kunst og Kultur, Vol. 100, no. 1, 75-95. (also volume editor) (February 2017).

Berman, P. “Baroque Modernism,” in J. F. Willumsen - Den vilde, vovede og sene Willumsen, ed. Jeanne Rank Schelde, (exh. cat.), ARoS Kunstmuseum, Aarhus (2017).

Frank L. Bidart

Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities & Professor of English

Bidart, Frank. Half Light: Collected Poems 1965-2016. Farrar Straus & Giroux. (2017).

Bidart, Frank, "Mourning What We Thought We Were" (poem) The New Yorker, published January 23, 2017

Heather C. Bryant

Visiting Lecturer, Writing Program

Bryant, Heather, “My Wedding Dress”, (2016).

Bryant, Heather, “Thunderstorm”, (2017).

Emily A. Buchholtz

Gordon P. Lang and Althea P. Lang ’26 Professor of Biological Sciences

Buchholtz, E.A. and Gee, J.K. “Finding Sacral: Developmental Evolution of the Axial Skeleton of Odontocetes (Cetacea)”, Evolution and Development DOI:10.1111/ede.12227. (2017).

Tom Burke

Professor of Political Science

Burke, Thomas F. and Barnes, Jeb. Eds. Varieties of Legal Order: The Politics of Adversarial and Bureaucratic Legalism. New York: Routledge Press. (2017).

Kristin Butcher

Marshall I. Goldman Professor of Economics

Butcher, Kristin; Anderson, Patricia M.; Whitmore Schanzenbach, Diane, “Adequate (or Adipose?) Yearly Progress: Assessing the Effect of ’No Child Left Behind’ on Children's Obesity,” Education Finance and Policy, vol. 12, iss. 1, , pp.54-76. (Winter 2017).

Butcher, Kristin; Park, Kyung, Piehl, Anne, “Comparing Apples and Oranges: Differences in Women’s and Men’s Incarceration and Sentencing Outcomes,” Journal of Labor Economics, vol. 35, No. S1, pp. S201-S234. (July 2017).

Butcher, Kristin and Munoz, Ana Patricia, "Using Credit Reporting Agency Data to Assess the Link Between the Community Reinvestment Act and Consumer Credit Outcomes," Kristin F. Butcher and Ana Patricia Munoz, Cityscape, Vol. 19, No.2.

Christopher Candland

Associate Professor of Political Science

Candland, Christopher, “Resistance to Reform? The Pakistani Madrasah” in Historical and Political Perspective.” Living the Faith, Engaging the Mind: Rethinking Madrasah Education in the Modern World, Mukhlis Abu Bakar, ed. Routledge (2017).

Candland, C.; Nurjanah, S., “Indonesian Political Party Commitment to Equal Access to Party Leadership and Elected Office” report for International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance, UN Development Program, and UN Women (2017).

Angela Carpenter

Associate Professor of Cognitive and Linguistic Sciences

Carpenter, Angela C and Levitt, Andrea G., “Rhythm in the speech and music of jazz and riddim musicians”. Music Perception 34:1 94-103. DOI: 10.1525/mp.2016.34.1.94 (2016).

Linda Charmaraman

Research Scientist, Wellesley Centers for Women

Charmaraman, L.; Chan, H.; Price, T. and Richer, A. “Surviving and thriving: Women of color cultivating virtual social capital”, in K. E. Tassie and S. M. Brown (Eds.), Women of color and social media multitasking: Blogs, timelines, feeds, and community (pp. 1-19). New York: Lexington Books. (2015).

Claire Fontijn

Phyllis Henderson Carey Professor of Music

Fontijn, Claire. Review of Thiemo Wind, Jacob van Eyck and the Others&emdash;Dutch Solo Repertoire for Solo Recorder in the Golden Age. Journal of Seventeenth-Century Music 19 Electronic journal, no page numbers. (2013).

Courtney C. Coile

Professor of Economics

Coile, C.; Auerbach, A.; Charles, K.; Gale, W.; Goldman, D.; Lee, R.; Lucas, C.; Orszag, P.; Sheiner, L.; Tysinger, B.; Weil, D.; Wolfers, J.; Wong, R. “How the Growing Gap in Life Expectancy May Affect Retirement Benefits and Reforms.” The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance. (2017).

Coile, Courtney C.; Milligan, Kevin; and Wise, David A., “Health Capacity to Work at Older Ages: Evidence from the U.S.” in Social Security and Retirement Around the World: The Capacity to Work at Older Ages, David A. Wise, ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. (2017).

Coile, Courtney C.; Milligan, Kevin; and Wise, David A., “Introduction and Summary” in Social Security and Retirement Around the World: The Capacity to Work at Older Ages, David A. Wise ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. (2017).

Catia C. Confortini

Associate Professor of Peace and Justice Studies

Confortini, Catia; Basu, Soumita. “Weakest ’P’ in the 1325 Pod? Realizing Conflict Prevention through Security Council Resolution 1325.” International Studies Perspectives. 18:1 (2017).

Confortini, Catia. “Transnational Feminist Praxis and the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom in the Aftermath of the Second World War.” Transnational Actors in War and Peace. Ed. by Miriam Anderson and David Malet. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press. (2017).

Confortini, Catia. “Past as Prefigurative Prelude: Feminist Peace Activists and IR.” What’s the Point of International Relations? Ed. by Synne L. Dyvik, Jan Selby, Rorden Wilkinson. New York: Routledge. (2017).

Confortini, Catia. “Review of Rape Loot Pillage: The Political Economy of Sexual Violence in Armed Conflict.” American Review of Politics. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 36:1. (2017).

Confortini, Catia. “Race and Sex at the UN: Review of Sylvanna Falc—n’s Power Interrupted: Antiracist and Feminist Activism Inside the United Nations.Women’s Review of Books. Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press. (2017).

Ophera A. Davis

Lecturer in Africana Studies

Davis, Ophera. Book Review [Black Families: A Systems Approach by Anthony James]. Cognella.com (2017).

Elizabeth R. DeSombre

Camilla Chandler Frost Professor of Environmental Studies

DeSombre, Elizabeth, R. Global Environmental Institutions, 2nd edition. Routledge Press. (2017).

DeSombre, Elizabeth, R., “Superstack, 1970.” It’s All Happening So Fast: A Counter-History of the Modern Canadian Environment. Eds. By Lev Bratishenko and Mirko Zardiini. Quebec: Canadian Centre for Architecture and Jap Sam Books. (2016).

DeSombre, Elizabeth R. “The Environmental Effects of Ocean Shipping and Science-Policy Interface.” Oceans of Information: Elucidating Information Use at the Science-Policy Interface in Coastal and Ocean Manageement, Eds. Bertrum H. MacDonald, Elizabeth M. De Santo, Suzette S. Soomai and Peter G. Wells. CRC Press (Taylor & Francis Group). (2016).

Susan H. Ellison

Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Ellison, Susan. “You Have to Comply with Paper: Debt, Documents, and Legal Consciousness in Bolivia.” Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute. 23 (3). (2017).

Ellison, Susan. “Corrective Capacities: From Unruly Politics to Democratic Capacitaci—n.” Cambridge Journal of Anthropology. 35 (1). (2017).

Ellison, Susan. Book Review: “Owners of the Sidewalk: Security and Survival in the Informal City” by Daniel M. Goldstein. Durham: Duke University Press, 2016. Anthropological Quarterly. 90(2). pp. 537-542. (2017).

Donald E. Elmore

Professor of Chemistry

Elmore, D.E.; Slim, S.; Wang, P.; Beyer, B.N.; Cutrona, K.J.; and Radhakrishnan, M.L. “Investigating the Nucleic Acid Interactions of Histone-Derived Antimicrobial Peptides.” 591, 706-717. (2017).

Oscar E. Fernandez

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Fernandez, Oscar E. The Calculus of Happiness, published by Princeton University Press (2017).

Daniel Fetter

Assistant Professor of Economics

Fetter, Daniel. “The Home Front: Rent Control and the Rapid Wartime Increase in Home Ownership.” Journal of Economic History, vol. 76, issue 04, 1001-1043. (2016).

Richard G. French

Louise Sherwood McDowell and Sarah Frances Whiting Professor of Astrophysics & Professor of Astronomy

French, Richard G.; McGhee-French, C. A.; Lonergan, K.; Sepersky, T.; Jacobson, R. A.; Nicholson, P. D.; Hedman, M. M.; Marouf, E. A.; and Colwell, J. E.: “Noncircular features in Saturn's rings IV: Absolute radius scale and Saturn's pole direction”. Icarus 290, 14-45. (2017).

Alice T. Friedman

Grace Slack McNeil Professor of American Art & Professor of Art

Friedman, Alice T. and Massey, Anne. Spaces of Faith; Special Issue of Interiors: Design, Architecture, Culture. 6.3. (2015/2016).

Friedman, Alice T. “Through the Network of Wires: John Cage, Richard Lippold and Postwar Syncretism.” Spaces of Faith; Special Issue of Interiors: Design, Architecture, Culture. 6.3. 235-258. (2015/2016).

Charlene A. Galarneau

Associate Professor of Women and Gender Studies

Galarneau, Charlene. Communities of Health Care Justice. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press. (2016).

Catherine Keane Gilhuly

Professor of Classical Studies

Gilhuly, Kate. Erotic Geographies in Ancient Greek Literature and Culture. Routledge. (2018).

Leigh Gilmore

Distinguished Visiting Professor of Women and Gender Studies

Gilmore, Leigh. Tainted Witness: Why We Doubt What Women Say About Their Lives. Columbia University Press. (2017).

Gilmore, Leigh. “Refugee/Citizen: Mediating Testimony through Image and Narrative in the Wake of Hurricane Katrina.” a/b: Auto/Biography Studies. Special Issue: Refugee Life Writing. 32.3. (2017).

Gilmore, Leigh. “The Life of the Body in American Autobiography: The Year in the U.S.” Biography. 39.4, 1-6. (2016).

Gilmore, Leigh. “Testimony.” a/b: Auto/Biography Studies. Special Issue: The Future of Life Writing, 32.2, 307-309. (2017).

Gilmore, Leigh. “Public Grief: Reading Joan Didion’s Grief Memoirs in the Context of Black Lives Matter.” a/b: Auto/Biography Studies. 31.3. (2016).

Gilmore, Leigh. “Joan Didion’s Style.” a/b: Auto/Biography Studies. 31.3. (2016).

Gilmore, Leigh. “It Wasn’t Just Fake News Presenting a Fake Hillary Clinton.” The Conversation. (2016).

Gilmore, Leigh. “Stanford Sexual Assault: What Changed With the Survivor’s Testimony.” The Conversation. (2016).

Tracy G. Gladstone

Senior Research Scientist, Wellesley Centers for Women

Kruger, J.R.; Kim, P.; Iyer, V.; Marko-Holguin, M.; Fogel, J.; DeFrino, D.; Gladstone, T.; and Van Voorhees, B. “Evaluation of protective and vulnerability factors for depression following an internet-based intervention to prevent depression in at-risk adolescents.” International Journal of Mental Health Promotion.

Tracy R. Gleason

Professor of Psychology

Gleason, T., “ The psychological significance of play with imaginary companions in early childhood”, Learning and Behavior. doi: 10.3758/s13420-017-0284-z. (2017).

Gleason, T.R.; Theran, S.A.; and Newberg, E.M., “Parasocial interactions and relationships in early adolescence”, Frontiers in Psychology: Developmental, 8, 255. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00255 (2017).

Narvaez, D.; Gleason, T.; Lefever, J.B.; Wang, L.; and Cheng, A. “Early experience and triune ethics orientation”, in D. Narvaez (Ed.), Embodied morality: Protectionism, engagement and imagination. New York, NY: Palgrave-Macmillan. (2016).

Sharon M.H. Gobes

Assistant Professor of Neuroscience

Gobes, S.M.H; Jennings, R.B.*; Maeda, R,K*, “The sensitive period for auditory-vocal learning in the zebra finch: consequences of limited-model availability and multiple-tutor paradigms on song imitation.” Behavioral Processes. (2017).

*denotes Student Co-Authors

Nikki A. Greene

Assistant Professor of Art

Greene, Nikki A. “In Spades: David Hammons as Esu.” Dark Humor: Joyce J. Scott and Peter Williams. Towson, MD: Center for the Arts Gallery, Towson University. Exhibition Catalog. (2017).

Greene, Nikki A. “’Wind, Sunshine and Flowers’: The Visual Cadences of Alma Thomas’s Washington, DC.” Alma Thomas. New York; Saratoga Springs; Studio Museum in Harlem; Tang Teaching Museum. Exhibition Catalog. (2016).

Greene, Nikki A. “Beyond Mona Lisa Smile: Art, Race, and Social Media.Edify. (Jan., 2017).

Greene, Nikki A., “Tear Down the Confederate Monuments—But What’s Next? 12 Art Historians and Scholars on the Way Forward.Artnet News, (August 23, 2017).

Simon Grote

Wellesley Faculty Assistant Professor of History

Grote, Simon. Review: Scottish Philosophy in the Eighteenth Century. Ed. Aaron Garrett and James A. Harris. Journal of the History of Philosophy. New York: Oxford University Press. 55.2, 357-358. (2017).

Grote, Simon. Review: God in the Enlightenment. Ed. William J. Bulman and Robert G. Ingram. Catholic Historical Review. New York: Oxford University Press. 103.2, 353-355. (2017).

Scott E. Gunther

Associate Professor of French

Gunther, Scott E. “How and Why ‘Bobos’ Became French.” French Politics, Culture and Society. Volume 34, Issue 3. (2016).

Evelina Guzauskyte

Associate Professor of Spanish

Guzauskyte, Evelina. The Recipes Project: Food, Magic, Art, Science, and Medicine, Review. The Early Modern Women: An Interdisciplinary Journal. (11.2). 161-165 (Spring 2017).

Koichi Hagimoto

Associate Professor of Spanish

Hagimoto, Koichi. “José Mart’y la cuestión del archipiélago en su pensamiento.” Asia/América Latina. 1.3, 67-78. (2017).

Hagimoto, Koichi. “La narrativa japonesa: Del “Genji monogatari” al Manga.” Transmodernity: Journal of Peripheral Cultural Production of the Luso-Hispanic World. Ed. Cid Lucas, Fernando. 7.2: 262-264. (2017).

Nadya S. Hajj

Assistant Professor of Political Science

Hajj, N.; McEwan; Turkington. “Women, Information Ecology, and Political Protest in the Middle East.” Mediterranean Politics. (2017).

Anjeana K. Hans

Associate Professor of German

Hans, A. “The Zigeunerdrama Reloaded: Leni Riefenstahl’s Fantasy Gypsies and Sacrificial Others.”, in Continuity and Crisis in German Cinema, 1928-1936, ed. Barbara Hales, Mihaela Petrescu, and Valerie Weinstein (Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2016).

Beth Ann Hennessey

Professor of Psychology

Hennessey, B.A., “Intrinsic motivation and creativity in the classroom: Have we come full circle?” in R.A. Beghetto & J.C. Kaufman (Eds.), Nurturing creativity in the classroom (2nd edition). New York: Cambridge, 227-264. (2017).

Hennessey, B.A., “The creativity-motivation-culture connection”, in V.P. Glăveanu (Ed.), The Palgrave handbook of creativity and culture research Palgrave Macmillan, 125-158. (2016).

Rosanna Hertz

Class of 1919 Professor of Women’s and Gender Studies

Hertz, Rosanna; Nelson, Margaret K.; Kramer, Wendy. “Donor Sibling Networks as a Vehicle for Expanding Kinship: A Replication and Extension.” Journal of Family Issues. Vol 38 (2): 248-284. (2017).

Hertz, Rosanna and Nelson, Margaret K. “Acceptance and Disclosure: Comparing Genetic Symmetry and Genetic Asymmetry in Heterosexual Couples between Egg Recipients and Embryo Recipients.” Facts, Views and Visions in OBGYN and Reproductive Health. Vol. 8 (1), 11-22. (2016).

Hertz, Rosanna. “Turning Points in the Lives of Chinese and Indian Women Leaders Working Toward Social Justice.” Social Sciences. Special Issue: Women, Gender and Politics: An International Overview. 5(4): 1-15. (2016).

Hertz, Rosanna; Nelson, Margaret K.; Suñol, Jordi. “Attitudes toward Regulations of Reproductive Care in the European Union: A Comparison between Travelers for Cross-Border Reproductive Care and Citizens of the Local Country.” Facts, Views and Visions in OBGYN and Reproductive Health. 8(3): 147-160. (2016).

Hertz, Rosanna and Nelson, Margaret K. “Donor Insemination Motherhood: An Intersectional Analysis of How Mothers Make Sense of Genes and Donors.” Journal of GLBT Family Studies. (2016).

Hertz, Rosanna and Nelson, Margaret K. “In-depth- Interviewing of Parents and Children: Lessons from Donor-Conceived Families About How to Conduct Research on Sensitive Topics. Sage Research Methods Case Studies (Health Series). Part 2. London: Sage Publications, Ltd. 1-14. (2017).

Hertz, Rosanna and Nelson, Margaret K. “Differences between Sperm and Egg Donors with Respect to Responsibility for Their Donor-Conceived Children.” New Genetics and Society. 1-22. (2017).

Hertz, Rosanna and Mattes, Jane. “Donor-Shared Siblings or Genetic Strangers: New Familites, Clans and the Internet.” Reprinted in: The Family Issues Reader. Ed. by Constance L. Shehan. Sage Publication. 312-324. (2016).

Eric D. Hilt

Professor of Economics

Hilt, E., "Economic History, Historical Analysis, and the 'New History of Capitalism'" Journal of Economic History, vol 77 no 2, (June 2017).

Hilt, E., Frydman, C., "Investment Banks as Corporate Monitors in the Early Twentieth Century United States,", American Economic Review, vol 107 no 7, (June 2017).

Hilt, E. "Early American Corporations and the State," in Naomi Lamoreaux and William Novak, Corporations and American Democracy. Cambridge: Harvard University Press (2017).

Adrian Huang

Instructor in Chemistry Laboratory

Huang, A.; Wo, K.; Lee, S.; Kneitschel, N.; Chang, J.; Zhu, K.; Mello, T.; Bancroft, L.; Norman, N.; Zheng, S. L. “Regioselective Synthesis, NMR, and Crystallographic Analysis of N1-Substituted Pyrazoles.” J. Org. Chem. DOI 10.1021/acs.joc.7b01006 (2017).

Jonathan B. Imber

Jean Glasscock Professor of Sociology

Imber, Jonathan B., Abortion and the Private Practice of Medicine. [1986]. New introduction and epilogue by the author. New Brunswick, NJ: Transaction Publishers. (2017).

Imber, Jonathan B. “How Navigating Uncertainty Motivates Trust in Medicine.” AMA Journal of Ethics. Volume 19, Number 4: 391-398. (2017).

Imber, Jonathan B. “Spirituality, Resistance, and Modern Medicine: A Sociological Perspective.” Spirituality and Religion within the Culture if Medicine: From Evidence to Practice. Ed. by John M. Peteet, M.D. and Michael J. Balboni, Ph.D. New York: Oxford University Press. Chapter 16: 263-274. (2017).

Michael P. Jeffries

Associate Professor of American Studies

Jeffries, Michael P. Behind The Laughs: Community and Inequality in Comedy. Stanford University Press. (2017).

Marion R. Just

Professor of Political Science

Bacha, Christina Holtz; Just, Marion, Eds. Handbook of Political Advertising. London, U.K.: Routledge. (2017).

Davis, Richard; Bacha, Christina Holtz; Just, Marion. Eds. Twitter and Elections around the World: Campaigning in 140 Characters or Less. London, U.K.: Routledge. (2016).

Kristina Jones

Director of the Botanical Gardens and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

Jones, K.N. and *S.M. Klemetti., “Managing marginal populations of the rare wetland plant Trollius laxus Salisbury (Spreading Globeflower): consideration of light levels, herbivory, and pollination”, Northeastern Naturalist 19:267-278. (2012).

*Schindler, B.Y., Griffith, A.B.; and Jones, K.N. “Factors influencing arthropod diversity on green roofs. Cities and the Environment” (CATE):Vol.4:Iss.1, Article 5. (2011).

Oyama, RK; Jones, K.N.; and Baum, D.A., “Sympatric sister species of Californian Antirrhinum and their transiently specialized pollinators”. American Midland Naturalist 164:337-349. (2010).

*denotes student author

Lidwien Kapteijns

Elizabeth Kimball Kendall and Elisabeth Hodder Professor of History

Kapteijns, L.; Vianello, A., “Women’s Legal Agency and Property in the Court Records of Late 19th-Century Brava”, History in Africa, pp. 133-197 (2017).

Kapteijns, L., Review of Cawo Abdi, Elusive Janna: The Somali Diaspora and a Borderless Muslim Identity (Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press, 2015), The Journal of African History, 58, 2, pp. 347-349. (2017).

Kapteijns, L., Review of Mohamed Ingiriis, The Suicidal State in Somalia: The Rise and Fall of the Siad Barre Regime, 1969–1991 (Lanham, Md.: University Press of America, 2016), International Journal of African Historical Studies, 49, 3, pp. 454-456. (2017).

Margaret Keane

Professor of Psychology

Palombo, D.J.; Keane, M.M.; and Verfaellie, M. “Using future thinking to reduce temporal discounting: Under what circumstances are the medial temporal lobes critical?” Neuropsychologia, 89, 437-44. (2016).

Palombo, D.J.; Keane, M.M. and Verfaellie, M.” Does the hippocampus keep track of time?” Hippocampus, 26, 372-9. (2016).

Sari Kerr

Senior Research Scientist,. Wellesley Centers for Women & Visiting Lecturer in Economics

Goldin C.; Kerr, S.P.; Olivetti, C. and Barth, E., “The Expanding Gender Earnings Gap: Evidence from the LEHD-2000 Census.” American Economic Review: Papers and Proceedings, Vol. 107 (2017).

Autor, D.; Houseman, S. and Kerr, S.P., “The Effect of Work First Job Placements on the Distribution of Earnings: An Instrumental Variable Quantile Regression Approach”. Journal of Labor Economics, 35(1),( 2017).

Kerr S.P.; Kerr, W.R.; Ozden, C. and Parsons, C., “High-Skilled Migration and Agglomeration.” Annual Review of Economics 9 (2017).

Barth E.; Davis, J.; Freeman, R.; Kerr, S.P., “Weathering the Great Recession: Variation in Employment Responses by Establishments and Countries” Russell Sage Foundation Journal 3(3), Also NBER Working Paper 22432. (2017).

Kerr, S.P.; Kerr, W.R.; Ozden, C. and Parsons, C., “Global Talent Flows.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 30(4)( 2016).

Kerr S.P. “Parental Leave Legislation and Women's Work: A Story of Unequal Opportunities”. Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 35(1)(2016).

Vanja Klepac-Ceraj

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

O'Reilly, S.S.; Mariotti, G.; Winter, A.R.; Newman, S.A.; Matys, E.D.; McDermott, F.; Pruss, S.B.; Bosak, T.; Summons, *R.E.; *Klepac-Ceraj, V., “Organic matter composition and microbial diversity of actively abrading, accreting and mat-stabilized ooids, Cat Island, Bahamas.” Geobiology. 15:112-130. doi: 10.1111/gbi.12196. PMID:27378151. (2017).

(*co-corresponding author).

Newman, S.A.; Klepac-Ceraj, V.; Mariotti, G.; Pruss. S.; Watson, N., Bosak, T. , “Experimental fossilization of mat-forming cyanobacteria in coarse-grained siliciclastic sediments”. Geobiology. doi: 10.1111/gbi.12229. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:28188680. (2017).

Wei, L.; Rubinstein, R.J.; Hanlon, K.M.; Peterson, C.N.; Klepac-Ceraj, V. “Cutting wedge: bacterial community diversity and structure associated with the cheese rind and curd”. Fine Focus. 3:9-34. (2017).

McDonough, J.; Goudsouzian, L.K.; Papaj, A.; Maceli, A.; Klepac-Ceraj, V.; Peterson, C.N., “Stressing Escherichia coli to Educate Students about Research: A CURE to Investigate Multiple Levels of Gene Regulation”. Biochem Mol Biol Educ. 2017 Apr 13. doi: 10.1002/bmb.21055. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:28407453 (2017).

Nicholas Knouf

Assistant Professor of Cinema and Media Studies

Knouf, Nicholas A., “Felted Paper Circuits Using Joomchi,” in Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction, TEI ’17 (Yokohama, Japan: ACM, 2017), 443–450, doi:10.1145/3024969.3025071.

Felted Paper Circuits Using Joomchi

Shaer, Orit; Westendorf, Lauren; Knouf, Nicholas A.; Pederson, Claudia, “Understanding Gaming Perceptions and Experiences in a Women’s College Community,” in Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI ’17 (Denver, Colorado, USA: ACM, 2017), 1544–1557, doi:10.1145/3025453.3025623.

Understanding Gaming Perceptions and Experiences in a Women’s College Community

Yu Jin Ko

Professor of English

Ko, Yu Jin, “The Character of Richard III,” in Approaches to Teaching English History Plays, Laurie Ellinghausen, ed. (MLA, 2017)

Ko, Yu Jin, “What’s Lost and Found in Translation: Korean Poetry and the Case of Ko Un,” Korean Lit: Where Modern Korean Literature Meets the World.

Ko, Yu Jin, “We are living Julius Caesar,Politico.

Karen M. Lange

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Anderson, Bernard A.; Csima, Barbara F.; Lange, Karen M.; “Bounded low and high sets”. Archive for Mathematical Logic, 56 (2017), no. 5-6, 507–521.

Flavia Laviosa

Senior Lecturer in Italian Studies

Laviosa, Flavia. “The Present State and Future Prospects of Italian Cinema Studies”. The Blackwell Companion to Italian Cinema. Contributor to the Forum in Frank Burke (Ed.). 557-559. (2017).

Laviosa, Flavia. “Caffè- The first Sino-Italian co-Production: An Interview with Cristiano Bortone.” Journal of Italian Cinema and Media Studies. 5.1: 93-98. (2017).

Laviosa, Flavia. “Italy-China Film co-Productions: An Interview with Maurizio Sciarra.” Journal of Italian Cinema and Media Studies. 5.1: 99-105. (2017).

Yoon Sun Lee

Professor of English

Lee, Yoon Sun. "Bad Plots and Objectivity in Maria Edgeworth," Representations. 139: 35-49. (2017).

Lee, Yoon Sun. Ed. The Prose of Romanticism, A Romantic Circles Praxis Volume. (2017).

Lee, Yoon Sun. "Introduction: Occasion and Expression." The Prose of Romanticism. (2017).

Lee, Yoon Sun. "The Postcolonial Novel and the Diasporic Imaginary." The Cambridge Companion to the Postcolonial Novel. Ed. Ato Quayson. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 133-51. (2016).

Mary R Lefkowitz

Andrew W. Mellon Professor Emerita in the Humanities & Professor Emerita of Classical Studies

Lefkowitz, Mary. “On Bees, Poets, and Plato: Ancient Biographers’ Representations of the Creative Process.” Creative Lives in Classical Antiquity: Poets, Artists and Biography. Ed. R. Fletcher and J. Hanink (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press). 177-97. (2016).

Lefkowitz, Mary. Review: Morts, tombeaux, et cultes des poètes grecs, Gnomon. F. Kimmel-Clauzet. 89.3, 261-2. (2017).

Andrea G. Levitt

Margaret Clapp ’30 Distinguished Alumna Professor Emerita of French and Linguistics

Carpenter, Angela C and Levitt, Andrea G. Rhythm in the speech and music of jazz and riddim musicians. Music Perception 34:1 94 103. DOI: 10.1525/mp.2016.34.1.94 (2016).

Peggy Levitt

Luella LaMer Slaner Professor in Latin American Studies & Professor of Sociology

Levitt, Peggy; Parrs, Alexandra. “Hiding in Plain Sight: The Coptic Museum in the Egyptian Cultural Landscape.” International Journal of Cultural Policy. (2017).

Levitt, Peggy; de la Dehesa, Rafael. “Rethinking “transnational migration and the re-definition of the state” or what to do about (semi-) permanent impermanence” Ethnic and Racial Studies. 40:9, 1520-1526. (2017).

Levitt, Peggy; Viterna, Jocelyn; Mueller, Armin; Lloyd, Charlotte. "Transnational Social Protection: Setting the Agenda.” Oxford Development Studies. (2017).

Levitt, Peggy; Dobbs, Erica. "The Missing Link? The Role of Subnational Governance in Transnational Social Protections.” Oxford Development Studies. (2017).

Levitt, Peggy. “Reponses to Symposium on Artifacts and Allegiances: How Museums Put the Nation and the World on Display.” Identities. Vol 25(1): 55-61. (2017).

Levitt, Peggy. “Understanding Immigration through Icons, Images, and Institutions: The Politics and Poetics of Putting the Globe on DisplayJournal of Anthropological Research. (2016).

Levitt, Peggy; de la Torre, Renee. "Remapping and Rescaling the Religious World from Below: The Case of Santo Toribio and Santa Ana de Guadalupe in Mexico.” Current Sociology. (2016).

Levitt, Peggy. “Simultaneously Worlds Apart: Placing National Diversity on Display at Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts” Ed. Genevieve Zubrzycki. National Matters: Materiality Culture, and Nationalism. Stanford: Stanford University Press. 83-105. (2017).

Levitt, Peggy. “Global Culture in Motion.” Roland Robertson and Didem Buhari. Eds. Global Consciousness and Connectivity. Surrey:Ashgate Publishing. 143-160. (2016).

Levitt, Peggy. “Social Remittances: How Migrating People Drive Migrating Culture.” Anna Triandafyllidou. Ed. Routledge Handbook of Immigration and Refugee Studies. New York and London: Rouledge Press. 223-228. (2016).

Heping Liu

Associate Professor of Art

Sturman, Peter C. and Liu, Heping, eds. Zhejiang University Journal of Art and Archaeology Supplementum I: Proceedings of the International Conference on Song Painting 《浙江大學藝術與考古研究·特輯I: 宋畫國際研討會論文集》. Hangzhou: Zhejiang University Press (2017).

Liu, Heping. 《挽舟人色:徐鉉、郭忠恕、王禹偁、蘇軾流放視角下的 <江行初雪> 與 <雪霽江行>》 (Towing Boats along the River: The Making of the Landscape of Exile as Seen in Two 10th-Century Scroll Paintings), in Zhejiang University Journal of Art and Archaeology Supplementum I: Proceedings of the International Conference on Song Painting, edited by Peter C. Sturman and Heping Liu (Hangzhou: Zhejiang University Press, 504-565 (2017).

Kathryn L. Lynch

Katharine Lee Bates and Sophie Chantal Hart Professor of English

Lynch, Kathryn. Review of Carolyn P. Collette’s Rethinking Chaucer’s Legend of Good Women [2014]. York: York Medieval Press. In Speculum 91: 480-482. (2016).

Lynch, Kathryn. Review of Tison Pugh’s Chaucer’s (Anti-) Eroticisms and the Queer Middle Ages [Columbus, Ohio: Ohio State UP, 2014]. Arthurina. 26.2: 148-49. (2016).

Lynch, Kathryn. “Idols of the Marketplace: Chaucer/Pasolini.” Chauncer on Screen: Absence, Presence, and Adapting the Canterbury Tales. Ed. by Kathleen Coyne Kelly and Tison Pugh. Columbus: Ohio State UP. 130-48. (2016).

Barbara Lynn-Davis

Lecturer in Art

Lynn-Davis, Barbara. Casanova’s Secret Wife: A Novel. Kensington Publishing Corp. (2017).

Layli Maparyan

Professor of Africana Studies
Executive Director, Wellesley Centers for Women

Maparyan, L. “Miracles and gifts: A womanist reading of John 14:12-14 and Ephesians 4:11-16”, in G. L. Byron & V. Lovelace (eds.), Womanist Biblical interpretation: Expanding the discourse. Atlanta, GA: SBL Press. (2016).

Maparyan, L. “ Seeds of light, flowers of power, fruits of change: Ecowomanism as spiritualized ecological praxis” in M. Harris (ed.), Ecowomanism, religion, and ecology. Maryknoll, New York: Orbis. (2016).

Stephen A. Marini

Elisabeth Luce Moore Professor of Christian Studies & Professor of Religion

Marini, Stephen A., "Reflections on Historical Authority in the Digital Age," in Conrad Edick Wright and Katheryn P. Viens, eds., The Future of History: Historians, Historical Organizations, and the Prospects for the Field (Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society), 110-123 (2017).

Catherine Masson

Professor of French

Masson, Catherine. Co-Edition of George Sand’s Lieux de mmoire. George Sand Studies. Vol. 33-34 [2014-2015]. (2016).

Masson, Catherine. “Du traumatisme du corset au poignard littéraire de la révolte, d’Histoire de ma Vie à Gabriel de George Sand.” La mode et le vêtement dans l’œuvre de George Sand. Ed. by François Kerlouégan. Cahiers George Sand. No. 38: 26-41. (2016).

Masson, Catherine. “La construction d’un cénotaphe au père dans Histoire de ma Vie.” George Sand Studies. Vol. 33-34: 119-130. (2016).

Masson, Catherine. “Mise en scène de l’idéalisme sandien dans François le champi et Claudie : manipulation du réel et des spectateurs.&lrquo; George Sand et l’idéal. Une recherche en écriture. Dir. Damien Zanone. Paris, Champion. “Littérature et Genre.&lrquo; 105-118. (2017).

Julie A. Matthaei

Professor of Economics

Matthaei, J.A., “The Women’s March on Washington and the Coming of Age of Feminism,” Common Dreams (1/19/17).

Erich Matthes

Assistant Professor of Philosophy

Matthes, Erich. “The Ethics of Historic Preservation.” Philosophy Compass. Vol. 11, No. 12, 786-794. (2016).

Matthes, Erich. “Love in Spite of.” Oxford Studies in Normative Ethics. Vol. 6, 241-262. (2016).

Matthes, Erich; Oliver, Liza. “Auctioning Off Ethics in the Antiquities Market.” Cognoscenti, WBUR. (2017).

Matthes, Erich. “Digital replicas are not soulless—they help us engage with art." Apollo Magazine. (2017).

Matthes, Erich. “Palmyra’s ruins can rebuild our relationship with history.” Aeon Magazine. (2017).

Jaclyn Hatala Matthes

Assistant Professor of Biological Sciences

Goring, S. J.; Mladenoff, D. J.; Cogbill, C. V.; Record, S.; Paciorek, C.J.; Jackson, S. T.; Dietze, M. C.; Dawson, A.; Matthes, J. H.; McLachlan, J.S.; Williams, J. W. “Novel and lost forests in the Upper Midwestern United States, from new estimates of Settlement-Era composition, stem density, and biomass.” PLoS One. 11(12): e0151935. (2016).

Knox, S. H.; I. Dronova; C. Sturtevant; P. Oikawa; J. H.; Matthes; J.; Verfaillie; D. Baldocchi. “Using digital camera and Landsat imagery with eddy covariance data to model gross primary production in restored wetlands.” Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. 237-238: 233-245. (2017).

Rollinson, C.; Liu, Y.; Railho, A.; Moore, D.; McLachlan, J.; Bishop, D.; Dye, A.; Hessl, A.; Hickler, T.; Mathes, J. H.; Pederson, N.; Poulter, B.; Quaife, T. L.; Schaefer, K.; Steinkamp, J.; Dietze, M. “Emergent climate and CO 2 sensitivities of net primary productivity in ecosystem models do not agree with empirical data in temperate forests in Eastern North America.” Global Change Biology. Early Online. (2017).

Adam G. Matthews

Lecturer in Biological Sciences

Pulivarthy, S.R.; Lion, M.; Kuzu, G.; Matthews, A.G.; Borowsky, M.L.; Morris, J.; Kingston, R.E.; Dennis, J.H.; Tolstorukov, M.Y.; Oettinger, M.A. “Regulated large-scale nucleosome density patterns and precise nucleosome positioning correlate with V(D)J recombination.” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. (2016).

Janet McDonough

Senior Instructor in Biological Sciences Laboratory

McDonough, J.; Goudsouzian, L.K.; Papaj, A.; Maceli, A.; Klepac-Ceraj, V.; Peterson, C.N., Stressing Escherichia coli to Educate Students about Research: A CURE to Investigate Multiple Levels of Gene Regulation. Biochem Mol Biol Educ. 2017 Apr 13. doi: 10.1002/bmb.21055. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:28407453. (2017).

Martha McNamara

Director NE Arts&Architecture Program

McNamara, Martha, Amateur Movie Making: Aesthetics of the Everyday in New England Film, 1915-1960, Indiana University Press, May 2017

Patrick J. McEwan

Professor of Economics

Levin, H. M.; McEwan, P. J.; Belfield, C.; Bowden, A. B.; and Shand, R. Economic evaluation in education: Cost-effectiveness and benefit-cost analysis(3rd ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. (2017).

Alem‡n, X.; Duryea, S.; Guerra, N.; McEwan, P. J.; Mu–oz, R.; Stampini, M.; and Williamson, A. “The effects of musical training on child development: A randomized trial of El Sistema in Venezuela”. Prevention Science. (2017).

Phyllis McGibbon

Elizabeth Christy Kopf Professor of Art

Curated Group Exhibitions:

Here/There: The Poetics of Space, The Ink Shop and Olive Branch Press, Ithaca, NY (2016).

Madison Mafia, Welch Gallery, Georgia State University, Atlanta GA (2017).

Dialogue with Yinchuan: China-America Printmaking Exhibition, Yinchuan Art Museum, Ningxia, China (2016).

Grafica D’Arte Americana Contemporanea, Il Bisonte Gallery, Florence, Italy (2016).

Contemporary American Lithography, Konstlitografiska Museet Tidaholm, Sweden (2016).

Alison G. McIntyre

Virginia Onderdonk ’29 Professor of Philosophy

McIntyre, Alison. “Fruitless Remorses: Hume’s Critique of the Penitential Project of The Whole Duty of Man.Hume Studies. Vol. 40, No. 2, 143-167. (2016).

Kim K. McLeod

Professor of Astronomy

Zhou et al. including McLeod, Kim K. “KELT-17b: A Hot-Jupiter Transiting an A-star in a Misaligned Orbit Detected with Doppler Tomography.” Astronomical Journal. 152, 136. (2016).

Oberst et al. including McLeod, Kim K. “KELT-16b: A Highly Irradiated, Ultra-short Period Hot Jupiter Nearing Tidal Disruption.” Astronomical Journal. 153, 97. (2016).

Stevens et al. including McLeod, Kim K. “KELT-12b: A P- 5 day, Highly Inflated Hot Jupiter Transiting a Mildly Evolved Hot Star.” Astronomical Journal. 153, 178. (2016).

McLeod et al. “KELT-18b: Puffy Planet, Hot Host, Probably Perturb.” Astronomical Journal. 153, 263. (2017).

P. Takis Metaxas

Professor of Computer Science

Metaxas, P. “From Personal Genomics to Twitter: Visualizing the Uncertainty of Evidence”, Workshop on Uncertainty, CHI 2017, Denver, CO (2017).

Metaxas, P. “Manipulation of Search Engine results during the 2016 US Congressional Election” ICIW 2017, Venice, Italy (Best Paper Award) (2017).

Metaxas, P. “The Fake News Spreading Plague: Was it Preventable?”, WebSci 2017, Troy, NY (2017).

Vicki E Mistacco

Professor Emerita of French

Mistacco, Vicki. “Le masculin, une vieille histoire. Riccoboni et Sand.” Le Masculin dans les oeuvres d’écrivaines franaises: “Il faut beaucoup aimer les hommes.” Ed. Franoise Rétif. Paris: Classiques Garnier. 133-169. (2016).

Katrin Monecke

Assistant Professor of Geosciences

Monecke, K.; Meilianda, E.; Walstra, D.J.; Hill, E. M.; McAdoo, B.G.; Qui, Q.; Storms, J.E.A.; Masputri, A.S.; Mayasari, C.D.; Nasir, M.; Riandi, I.; Setiawan, A.; Templeton, C.K. “Postseismic costal development in Aceh, Indonesia- Field obsercations and numerical modeling.” Marine Geology. ISSN 0025-3227. (2017).

Marianne V. Moore

Frost Professor Emerita in Environmental Science & Professor Emerita of Biological Sciences

Ozersky, T.; Pastukhov, M.V.; Poste, A.E.; *Deng, X.Y.; and Moore, M.V.
“Long-term and ontogenetic patterns of heavy metal contamination in Lake Baikal seals” (Pusa sibirica). Environmental Science and Technology. In press.(published online) doi: 10.1021/acs.est.7b00995. (2017).

Timofeyev, M.A.; Silow, E.A.; Mackay, A.W.; Moore, M.V.; and Likens, G.E. “Safe-guarding the world’s largest lake”. Correspondence published in Nature 538: 41. doi:10.1038/538041a. (2016).

Izmest’eva, L.R., **Moore, M.V.; Hampton, S.E.; Ferwerda, C.J.; Gray, D.K.; Woo, K.H.; Pislegina, H.F.; Krashchuk, L.S.; Shimaraeva, S.V.; and Silow, E.A. Lake-wide physical and biological trends associated with warming in Lake Baikal. Journal of Great Lakes Research 42: 6–17.doi:10.1016/j.jglr.2015.11.006. Received Chandler-Misener Award May, 2017 (Best Paper Award for 2016).

** (corresponding author)

Codruta Morari

Associate Professor of French

Morari, Codruta. The Bressonians: French Cinema and the Culture of Authorship. Berghahn Books. (2017).

Craig N. Murphy

Betty Freyhof Johnson ’44 Professor of Political Science

Murphy, Craig N.; Yates, JoAnne. “The International Standardization Community and Movement: Advancing ’Industrial Civilization’ from the 1880s to the Present.” Digitalisation: Challenge and Opportunity for Standardisation. Eds. Kai Jakobs and Knut Blind. Aachen: Verlagshaus Mainz for EURAS. 21-39. (2017).

Eni Mustafaraj

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Mustafaraj, Eni; Turbak, Franklyn A; Svanberg, Maja, “Identifying Original Projects in App Inventor”, in the AAAI 30th FLAIRS Conference Proceeding , p. 567-573. (2017).

Mustafaraj, Eni; Metaxas, Panagiotis Takis, “The Fake News Spreading Plague: Was it Preventable?” in the ACM WebSci Conference Proceeding, p. 235-239. (2017).

James F. O’Gorman

Grace Slack McNeil Professor Emeritus of the History of American Art & Professor Emeritus of Art

O’Gorman, James F. “Hart’s Gothic Churches” Nineteenth Century 37. 117-23. (2017).

James Oles

Senior Lecturer in Art

Oles, James, ed., “ Expedientes Museo Expuesto/The Exposed Museum Files” Mexico City: Centro Cultural Universitario Tlatelolco, UNAM. English and Spanish texts.

Oles, James, “Zapata’s Trophy,” in Picasso and Rivera: Conversations Across Time, Diana Magaloni and Michael Govan, eds., Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, (2016).

Oles, James, “Reviving the Pre-Hispanic Past, from Mexico to California” and “Edward Weston’s Ollas” in Found in Translation: Design in California and Mexico, 1915-1985, Wendy Kaplan and Staci Steinberger, eds. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, (2017).

Oles, James, “Martin Ramirez and Mexican Art,” in Mart’n Ramirez: His Life in Pictures, Another Interpretation. Los Angeles: Institute of Contemporary Art/Los Angeles, (2017).

Liza Oliver

Assistant Professor of Art

Oliver, Liza. “Les textiles à la période moderne: la circulation, le commerce, et la mondialisation.” Perspective: Actualité en histoire de l’ar. In conversation with Corinne Thépaut-Cabasset, and Maria Joào Ferreira with questions by Maria Ludovica Rosati. 21-32. (2016).

Oliver, Liza. “Cotton.” Textile Studies (Textile Terms: A Glossary). Berlin: Gebr. Mann Verlag. Ed. by Tristan Weddigen, Anika Reineke and Anne Ršhl.Vol. 0: 48-51. (2017).

Oliver, Liza and Matthes, Erich Hatala. “Black Market Art: How to Restore Ethics to the Antiquities World.” WBRU’s Cognoscenti. (2017).

Oliver, Liza. “Why the Met Should Appoint a Female Director.” The New York Times. (March, 2017).

Alejandra B. Osorio

Associate Professor of History

Osorio, Alejandra B. “Courtly ceremonies and a cultural urban geography of power in the Habsburg Spanish Empire.” in The Circulation of Culture in Atlantic Cities: From Early Modern to Modernism, edited by Leonard von Morzé, 37-72. New York: Palgrave ( 2017).

Jennie E. Pyers

Associate Professor of Psychology

Caselli, N. and Pyers, J. “The Road to Language Learning is not Entirely Iconic: Iconicity, Neighborhood Density, and Frequency Facilitate Sign Language Acquisition.” Psychological Science. 28, 979-987 (2017).

*Magid, R. and Pyers, J. “I Use It When I See It: The Role of Development and Experience in Deaf and Hearing Children’s Understanding of Iconic Gesture.” Cognition. 162, 73-86. (2017).

*denotes student co-author

Smitha Radhakrishnan

Luella LaMer Associate Professor of Women's Studies & Associate Professor of Sociology

Beck, Erin and Radhakrishnan, Smitha. “Tracing Microfinancial Chains: Beyond the Impasse of Debt and Development.” Sociology of Development. 116-142. (2017).

Radhakrishnan, Smitha. “Culturalism as Resistance: Exploring the Contradictions of Gender Policies in Indian Multinationals.” Gender in Transnational Knowledge Work. Springer International Publishing. 79-98. (2017).

Joy Renjilian-Burgy

Associate Professor of Spanish

Received medal and certificate, high civil honor conferred by King Philip VI of Spain,(Felipe VI, Reyde Espa–a): Cross of the Order of Isabella the Catholic

(Cruz de la Orden de Isabel la Cat—lica) for exemplary service dedicated to the international study of the Spanish language and Hispanic cultures. (2017).

Susan Reverby

Marion Butler McLean Professor Emerita in the History of Ideas & Professor Emerita of Women’s and Gender Studies

Reverby, Susan M. "This Doctor Experimented on Slaves: It’s Time to Remove or Redo his Statue," Hastings Center Biothics Forum Essay, (August 7, 2017).

Reverby, Susan M. "Historical Misfeasance: Immorality to Justice in Public Health," American Journal of Public Health 107, pp. 14–15 (January 2017).

Petra R. Rivera-Rideau

Assistant Professor of American Studies

Rivera-Rideau, Petra R. “2017 Despacito by Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber.” PBS American Experience Songs of the Summer Series. (August 25, 2017).

Rivera-Rideau, Petra R. “Reggaet—n”, in Oxford Bibliographies in Latina/o Studies. Ed Ilan Stavans. New York: Oxford University Press, (2017).

Rivera-Rideau, Petra R. “Afro-Latinos”, in Oxford Bibliographies in African American Studies. Ed. Gene Jarrett. New York: Oxford University Press, (2017).

Rivera-Rideau, Petra R. “From Panama to the Bay: Los Rakas’ Expressions of Afrolatinidad.” La Verdad: An International Dialogue on Hip-Hop Latinidades. Melissa Castillo-Garsow and Jason Nichols, eds. Columbus: Ohio State University Press, (2016).

Lorraine E. Roses

Professor Emerita of Spanish

Roses, Lorraine E. Black Bostonians and the Politics of Culture, 1920-1940.

Recovering an African-American Renaissance in Boston. Amherst, MA: University of Massachusetts Press. (2017).

Daniel Ryan

Music Performance Faculty in Keyboard Skills

Musicians of the Old Post Road, Earthly Baroque, CD recording.Centaur, (2017).

Includes a world premiere reconstruction of John Frederick Lampe's Cuckoo Concerto by Artistic Directors Daniel Ryan and Suzanne Stumpf along with works by Vivaldi, Biber, Williams, Werner, Couperin, and Rameau that evoke sounds of nature.

Margery M. Sabin

Lorraine C. Wang Professor of English

Sabin, Margery M. “Memory, Story, Dreamin Primo Levi’s Auschwitz Writing.” Raritan Quarterly. (2016).

Sabin, Margery M. “Ramananda Reviewed.” Economic and Political Weekly. Delhi, India. (2016).

Sabin, Margery M. “Ramananda Chatterjee and The Modern Review.” Concise History of Indian Literature in English. Ed. Arvind Krishna Mehrotra. Delhi: Permanent Black. (2017).

Andrea S. Sequeria

Professor of Biological Sciences

Sequeira, Andrea S.; Cheng, Adrienne; Pangburn, Sarah; Troya, Adri‡n. “Where can introduced populations learn their tricks? Searching for the geographical source of a species introduction to the Gal‡pagos archipelago.” Conservation Genetics. (2017).

Orit Shaer

Class of 1966 Associate Professor of Computer Science

Shaer, O.; Nov, O.; Westendorf, L.; Ball, M, “Communicating Personal Genomic Information to Non-Experts: A New Frontier for Human-Computer Interaction”,Journal of Foundations and Trends in HCI 11 (1) 1-62, 2017.

Shaer, O.; Westendorf, L.; Knouf, N.A.; and Pederson, C., “Understanding Gaming Perceptions and Experiences in a Women’s College Community” in Proceedings of the 2017 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 1544-1557. DOI.

Loparev, A.; Westendorf, L.; Cho, J.; Flemings, M.; Scholze, A.; Littrell, O.; Shaer,O., in Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction (TEI '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 111-120. DOI.

Shaer, O.; Nov, O.; Okerlund, J.; Balestra, M.; Stowell, E.; Westendorf, L.; Pollalis, C.; Weestort, L.; Davis, J.; Ball, M., “ GenomiX: A Novel Interaction Tool for Self-Exploration of Personal Genomic Data”, in Proceedings of the 2016 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI '16). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 661-672. DOI.

Loparev, A.; Westendorf, L.; Sullivan, A.; Verish, C.; Davis, J.; Flemmings, M.; Bers, M. ; Shaer, O., in Proceedings of the 2017 Conference on Interaction Design and Children (IDC '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 623-628. DOI.

Pollalis, C.; Fahnbulleh, W.; Tynes, J.; Shaer, O. “HoloMuse: Enhancing engagement with Archaeological Artifacts through Gesture-Based Interaction with Holograms”, in Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction (TEI '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 565-570. DOI.

Loparev, A.; Westendorf, L.; Flemings, M.; Cho, J.; Littrell, R.: Scholze, A. and Shaer, O. “BacPack for New Frontiers: A Tangible Tabletop Museum Exhibit Exploring Synthetic Biology”, in Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Interactive Surfaces and Spaces (ISS) 2016. Demonstration.

Hidde van der Meulen, H.; Varsanyi, P.; Westendorf, L.; Kun, A.L.; Shaer, O. “Towards understanding collaboration around interactive surfaces: Exploring joint visual attention, in Proceedings of the 29th Annual Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST '16 Adjunct). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 219-220. DOI: (2016)

Kartini Shastry

Associate Professor of Economics

Keskin, Pinar; Shastry, Kartini; Willis, Helen. "Water Quality Awareness and Breastfeeding: Evidence of Health Behavior Change in Bangladesh." The Review of Economics and Statistics. MIT Press. Vol. 99(2), 265-280. (2017).

Vernon L. Shetley

Professor of English

Shetley, Vernon; McCauley, Lena. “The Olsen Twins and Internship: The Career Girl as ’Eager Serf.’” Childhood and Celebrity. Ed. Jane O’Connor and John Mercer. New York: Routledge. 99-109. (2017).

Shetley, Vernon. Review: The Lyric in the Age of the Brain. The Review of English Studies. By Nikki Skillman. 68, 625-627. (2017).

Daniel Sichel

Professor of Economics

Sichel, Daniel; Byrne, David; Oliner, Stephen. “Prices of High-Tech Products, Mismeasurement, and the Pace of Innovation.” Business Economics. (2017).

Sichel, Daniel; Byrne, David; Oliner, Stephen. “What is happening to Semiconductor Prices?” Review of Income and Wealth. (2017).

Sichel, Daniel; Branstetter, Lee. “The Case for an American Productivity Revival.” Peterson Institute for International Economics Policy Brief. 17-26. (2017).

Mingwei Song

Associate Professor of Chinese

Song, Mingwei, “September 1, 1916, Li Dazhao interprets the ’Green Spring’: Inventing youth in modern China.” A New Literary History of Modern China (ed. David Wang). Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 248-253. (2017).

Song, Mingwei, “August 23, 1927, Sacco and Vanzetti are executed in Boston: Ba Jin begins to write anarchist novels.” A New Literary History of Modern China. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 331-336. (2017).

Song, Mingwei, “2066, Mars over America: Chinese science fiction presents the posthuman future.” A New Literary History of Modern China. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 951-957. (2017).

Song, Mingwei, “Die Poesie des Unsichtbaren: Verborgene Dimensionen im chinesischen Science-Fiction-Kino.” Trans. Anne Vonderstein. Future Worlds: Science, Fiction, Film (eds, Jasper, Warnecke, Waz, Zill). Berlin: Deutschen Kinemathek und dem Einstein Forum, 122-137. (2017).

Song, Mingwei, (co-edited with Huang Fayou) Studies in Media, Literature, and Communication 文學傳媒與文學傳播研究. Modern Chinese Literature 中國現代文學(Taiwan). 30 (2016).

Song, Mingwei, “The New Wave in Science Fiction and Its Utopian Variations.” 科幻新浪潮與烏托邦變奏. Southern Cultural Forum 南方文壇. 3: 33-41. (2017).

Song, Mingwei, “Youth Discourse and the Bildungsroman: A Response to Two Book Reviews of Young China. ”青春話語與成長小說:回應兩篇書評. Literature 文學. 4. 2: 327-330 (Fall/winter 2016)

Song, Mingwei, “After 1989: Variations on Utopia in the New Wave of Chinese Science Fiction.” 年以後:中國科幻新浪潮的烏托邦變奏. Trans. Wang Zhen. Modern Chinese Literature 中國現代文學 (Taiwan). 30: 61-78. (2016).

Song, Mingwei, “Representations of the ‘Invisible’: Problems of the Poetics in the New Wave of Chinese Science Fiction.” 再現“不可見”之物:中國科幻新浪潮的詩學問題. Trans. Lu Cheng. Twenty-First Century 二十一世紀 (Hong Kong). 157: 41-56. (2016).

Song, Mingwei, “Problems of the Posthuman.” 後人類問題. Academics 學問. 3: 124-27. (2016).

Elaine Spatz-Rabinowitz

Professor Emerita of Art

Spatz-Ravinowitz, Elaine. Arctic Abrasions. The Miller Yezerski Gallery. (2017).

One-person show entitled Arctic Abrasions, at the Miller Yezerski Gallery, Boston, reviewed by Cate McQuaid in The Boston Globe on May 18, 2017, in her article entitled “Climate Change as Menace — and Inspiration.” (April, 2017).

Featured artist in AGNI literary magazine #84: “What the Eye Fills In and What the World Takes Away.”, which included with eight pages of color reproductions and article entitled “Buried Treasure.”

Glenn Stark

Professor of Physics

Hakalla, R.; Niu, M. L.; Field, R. W.; Heays, A. N.; Salumbides, E. J. ; Stark, G.; Lyons, J. R.; Eidelsberg, M.; Lemaire, J. L.; Federman, S. R.; de Oliveira, N.; and Ubachs, W. Fourier-transform spectroscopy of 13C17O and deperturbation analysis of the A 1 (v=0 – 3) and B 1+ (v = 0) levels, J. Quant. Spectrosc. Rad. Transfer 189, 312 (2017).

Lemaire, J. L.; Eidelsberg, M.; Heays, A. N.; Gavilan, L.; Federman, S. R. ; Stark, G.; Lyons, J. R.; de Oliveira, N.; and Joyeux, D. High-resolution spectroscopy of the A 1 (v=0-10) – X 1+ (v=0) bands in 13C18O, J. Phys. B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics 49, 154001 (2016).

Raymond J. Starr

Theodora Stone Sutton Professor of Classics & Professor of Classical Studies

Starr, Raymond J. “In Stock or Special Order? Did Roman Bookshops Stock Multiple Copies?” Latomus. 76, 106-113. (2017).

Nan Stein

Senior Research Scientist, Wellesley Centers for Women

Taylor, B. G.; Mumford, E.; Liu, W.; Stein, N. “The effects of different saturation levels of the Shifting Boundaries intervention on preventing adolescent relationship abuse and sexual harassment in New York City middle schools: A 6-month follow-up experiment.” Journal of Experimental Criminology. 13:1, 79-100. (2017).

Baker, Carrie; Stein, Nan. “Obscuring Gender-Based Violence: Marriage Promotion and Teen Dating Violence Research.Journal of Women, Politics & Policy. 37:1, 87-109. (2016).

Suzanne E. Stumpf

Senior Music Performance Faculty in Flute, Baroque Flute, and Chamber Music

Musicians of the Old Post Road
Earthly Baroque, CD recording.Centaur, 2017. Includes a world premiere reconstruction of John Frederick Lampe's Cuckoo Concerto by Artistic Directors Daniel Ryan and Suzanne Stumpf along with works by Vivaldi, Biber, Williams, Werner, Couperin, and Rameau that evoke sounds of nature.

Marc J. Tetel

Professor of Neuroscience

Bless, E.P.; * Yang, J.; Acharya, K.D.; Nettles, S.A.; Vassoler, F.M.; Byrnes, E.M. and Tetel M.J. “Adult Neurogenesis in the Female Mouse Hypothalamus: Estradiol and High Fat Diet Alter the Generation of Newborn Neurons Expressing Estrogen Receptor.” α.eNeuro. 3:1-11. (2016).

*denotes student author

Margaret D. Thompson

Professor Emerita of Geosciences

Kuiper, Y.D.; Thompson, M.D.; Barr, S.M.; White, C.E.; Hepburn, J.C.; and Crowley, J.L., “Detrital zircon evidence for Paleoproterozoic West African crust along the eastern North American continental margin, Georges Bank, offshore Massachusetts, USA”: Geology (2017).

Thompson, M.D., Bedrock Geologic Map of the Newton 7.5’ Quadrangle, Middlesex and Suffolk Counties, Massachusetts: Massachusetts Geological Survey Geologic Map GM-17-01. 1:24,000. 1 map sheet (PDF) and explanatory text (PDF).(2017).

Brian C. Tjaden

Professor of Computer Science

Han, Kook; Tjaden, Brian; Lory, Stephen. “GRIL-seq Provides a Method for Identifying Direct Targets of Bacterial Small Regulatory RNA by In Vivo Proximity Ligation.Nature Microbiology. 2:3. (2016).

Franklyn A. Turbak

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Mustafarej, Eni; Turbak, Franklyn and Svanberg, Maja. “Identifying Original Projects in App Inventor” in Proceedings of the 30th International FLAIRS Conference (May, 2017).

Weiss, Richard; Turbak, Franklyn; Mache, Jens and Locasto, Michael E. “Cybersecurity Education and Assessment” in EDURange. IEEE Security & Privacy, Volume 15, Issue 3, pp 90-95 (May/June 2017).

Bau, David ; Gray, Jeff ; Kelleher, Caitlin; Sheldon, Josh and Turbak, Franklyn

“Learnable Programming: Blocks and Beyond: Communications of the ACM, Volume 60, Issue 6, pp 72-80 (June 2017).

Turbak, Franklyn. Guest Editor of Special Issue on Blocks Programming. Journal of Visual Languages and Sentient Systems, Volume 3 (July 2017).

Turbak, Franklyn; Mustafaraj, Eni; Svanberg, Maja and Dawson, Michael Work in Progress: Identifying and Analyzing Original Projects on an Open-Ended Blocks Programming Environment. In Proceedings of the 23rd International DMS conference on Visual Languages and Sentient Systems, (July 2017).

Lynne S. Viti

Senior Lecturer in the Writing Program

Viti, Lynne. Baltimore Girls, Finishing Line Press. (2017).

Viti, Lynne. “Problem Sets for a Math Teacher”, the thing itself, Issue 44 (2017).

Qing (Wendy) Wang

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Wang, Qing; and Lindsay, Bruce. “Pseudo-kernel Method in U-Statistic Variance Estimation with Large Kernel Size.” Statistica Sinica. 27(3): 1-20. (2017).

Wang, Qing. “Extrapolation Techniques in U-Statistic Variance Estimation.” Communcation in Statistics- Theory and Methods. 1-14. (2017).

Warner, Jamie; Dobromyrova, Olga; Shay, Dana; Wang, Qing. “Deeper Pockets, Deeper Pleasure?” Significance. April, 34-37. (2017).

David M. Ward

Professor of Italian Studies

Ward, David M., Contemporary Italian Narrative and 1970s Terrorism: Stranger than Fact. London and New York: Palgrave-Macmillan. (2017).

Wesley Andres Watters

Diana Chapman Walsh Assistant Professor of Astronomy

Watters, W.A.; Geiger, L. M.; Fendrock, M.; Gibson, R.; Hundal, C, “The Role of Strength Defects in Shaping Impact Crater Planforms”. Icarus, 286, pp. 15-34; DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2016.12.024. (2017).

Watters, W. A.; Hundal, C. B.; Radford, A.; Collins, G. S. and Tornabene, L. L., “Dependence of secondary crater characteristics on downrange distance: High-resolution morphometry and simulations” J. Geophys. Res. Planets, 122, doi:10.1002/2017JE005295. (2017).

Fassett, C.I.; Crowley, M.C.; Leight, C.; Dyar, D.; Minton, M.; Hirabayashi, B.; Thomson, Watters, W.A.,”Evidence for Rapid Topographic Evolution and Crater Degradation on Mercury from Simple Crater Morphometry”. Geophysical Research Letters, 44, pp. 5326-5335; DOI: 10.1002/2017GL073769. (2017).

Robbins, S.J., Watters, W.A.; Chappelow, J.E.; Bray, V.J.; Daubar, I.J.; Craddock, R.A.; Beyer, R.A.; Landis, M.; Ostrach, L.R.; Tornabene, L.L.; Riggs, J.; Weaver, B.P., “Measuring Impact Crater Depth Throughout the Solar System. Meteoritics & Planetary Science, In Press; DOI: 10.1111/maps.12956. (2017).

Tornabene, L.L.; Watters, W.A.; Osinski, G.R.; Boyce, J.M.; Harrison, T.N.; Ling, V.; McEwen, A.S., “A Depth vs. Diameter Relationship for the Best-Preserved Melt-Bearing Complex Craters on Mars”. vol. 299, pp. 68-83; DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus. 07.003. (2017).

Ellen B. Widmer

Mayling Soong Professor of Chinese Studies & Professor of East Asian Studies

Widmer, Ellen B. “Women Writers in Early Modern China.” A New Literary History of Modern China. Ed. by David Der-wei Wang. Cambridge: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. 103-105. (2017).

Quelling the Demons' Revolt: A Novel of Ming China. The author is Luo Guanzhong.

Linda Williams

Senior Research Scientist, Wellesley Centers for Women

Morabito, M. S.; Pattavina, A. and Williams, L. M., “Active representation and police response to sexual assault complaints”, Journal of Crime and Justice, 1-14.

doi: 10.1080/0735648X.2016.1216730 (2016).

Morabito, M.S.; Pattavina, A. and Williams, L.M. “It all just piles up: Challenges to victim credibility accumulate to influence sexual assault case processing”. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. doi: 10.1177/0886260516669164 (2016).

Zuber, M.J.; Greenberg, E.W. and Williams, L.M. “Differentiable attitudes towards specific crimes and contexts: A quantification of neutralization techniques” Polish Journal of Social Rehabilitation. (2016).

Jeremy B. Wilmer

Associate Professor of Psychology

Wilmer, J. B. “Individual Differences in Face Recognition: A Decade of Discovery. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 26(3), 225-230. (2017).

Richler, J. J.; Wilmer, J. B. and Gauthier, I. “General object recognition is specific: Evidence from novel and familiar objects”. Cognition, 166, 42-55. (2017).

Tree, J. J.; Horry, R.; Riley, H. and Wilmer, J. B. “Are portrait artists superior face recognizers? Limited impact of adult experience on face recognition ability”. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 43(4), 667. (2017).

Rezlescu, C.; Susilo, T.; Wilmer, J. B. and Caramazza, A. “The Inversion, Part-Whole, and Composite Effects Reflect Distinct Perceptual Mechanisms With Varied Relationships to Face Recognition”. (2017).

Bahns, A. J.; Crandall, C. S.; Gillath, O. and Wilmer, J. B. “Nonverbal Communication of Similarity via the Torso: It’s in the Bag”, Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 40(2), 151-170. (2016).

Riley, E.; Okabe, H.; Germine, L.; Wilmer, J.; Esterman, M. and DeGutis, J. “Gender differences in sustained attentional control relate to gender inequality across countries”. PloS one, 11(11), e0165100. (2016).

Benjamin P. Wood

Anchor Point Assistant Professor in Computer Science

Biswas, Swarnendu,; Cao, Man; Zhang, Minjia; Bond, Michael D. Bond; Wood, Benjamin P., Proceedings of the International Conference on Compiler Construction (February 2017). Lightweight Data Race Detection for Production Runs.