BOOK ARTICLES (Sample only)

“Strength in a Child’s Voice,” in Shari Graydon, ed., Unbitten Tongues, Toronto: Douglas and MacIntyre (forthcoming, 2013).

“Status of Women Canada Cuts a Loss for Healthy Democracy,” forthcoming in Annalee Lepp, Janni Aragon, Heather Tapley (eds), Introduction to Women’s Studies, Don Mills: Pearson Canada (2013).

“Forgiveness and the Logic of the Gift: Julia Kristeva,” in Morny Joy (ed), Women and the Gift.London: Routledge, 2013.

“Sacred Metaphor: Umberto Eco and Julia Kristeva,” pp. 153-170 in Pamela Anderson and Beverly Clack (eds), Feminist Philosophy of Religion. London: Routledge, 2004.

“The Semantics of ‘Taboo’: Menstrual Prohibitions in the Hebrew Bible,” pp. 1-28 in Kristin
De Troyer, Judith A. Herbert, Judith Ann Johnson and Anne-Marie Korte (eds), Wholly Woman, Holy
Blood: A Feminist Critique of Purity and Impurity.  
Harrisburg, PA: Trinity Press International
(Continuum International Publishing Group), 2003.

“The Tower and the Chalice: Julia Kristeva and the Story of Santa Barbara,” pp. 85-100 in Morny Joy et al. (eds), Religion in French Feminist Thought.  London: Routledge, 2003.

“Turning the Tide in the Menopause Wars,” in Alice J. Dan and Sue V. Rosser (eds), Women’s Health and Medicine: Transforming Perspectives and Practice. Feminist Press, 2003.

“Canadian Women’s Health Network, Public Statement on HRT” in Scientific Workshop,
Menopausal Hormone Therapy, Public Statements
.  National Institutes of Health Workshop,
Department of Health and Human Services, USA.  Bethesda, MD, October 23-24, 2002.

“The Empire Strikes Back,” Zadie Smith’s White Teeth (review essay) in Jeff Hunter, ed.,
Contemporary Literary Criticism, Vol. 158.  New York: Gale Group, 2002.

“Blood and Chestnuts,” pp. 121-124 in Voices and Echoes: Canadian Women’s Spirituality.
Jo-Anne Elder and Colin O’Connell (eds).  Waterloo, Canada: Wilfrid Laurier University Press,


““Making Evidence on Health Policy Issues Accessible to the Media/Rendre accessible aux médias les données probantes sur les enjeux de politiques de santé” with Noralou P. Roos, Sharon Manson Singer, Shannon Turczak and Camilla Tapp in Healthcare Policy, Volume 8, Number 2 (2012), pp. 37-45.

“Barbara Seaman: Pioneer in the Women’s Health Movement,” with Abby Lippman and Anne Rochon Ford, Canadian Medical Association Journal, Volume 178, Number 8 (April 8, 2008).

Guest editor, Canadian Woman Studies: Canadian Feminism in Action, Volume 25, Numbers 3, 4 (Spring 2007).

“Status of Women Canada Cuts a Loss for Healthy Democracy,” in Canadian Woman Studies,Volume 25, Numbers 3, 4 (Spring 2007): pp.79-81.

“New Evidence About Hormone Replacement Therapy: Turning the Tide in the Menopause
 Women’s Studies Quarterly; Women, Health, and Medicine: Transforming Perspectives
and Practice
, Vol. 31, Nos. 1+2 (Spring/Summer 2003): 137-144.

“Is Menstruation Obsolete?”thirdspace, Vol. 2, Issue 1 (November 2002).

“The Tower and the Chalice: Julia Kristeva and the Story of Santa Barbara,” Feminist
, No. 29 (January 2002): 40-60.

“Julia Kristeva in Transition,” Women’s Studies International Forum, Winter 1999 (January-February): pp. 700-703.

“‘Where Bodies Embrace’: Pamela Anderson’s A Feminist Philosophy of Religion, (review
essay), Feminist Theology, No. 20 (January 1999): pp. 99-109.

“In the Beginning: Julia Kristeva, A Philosopher of Time,” The European Journal of Women’s Studies, May 1997 (4, 2): 236-240.

“Umberto Eco and Julia Kristeva on the Consummate Model for the Metaphoric Process,
Literature and Theology, Vol. 11, No. 1 (March 1997): 93-115.

INTERVIEWS (Sample only) TOP

“White Teeth: A Conversation with Zadie Smith,” Atlantis: A Women’s Studies Journal, Vol.
27.1 (Fall 2002): 105-111.
:: Reprinted in Jeff Hunter, ed., Contemporary Literary Criticism, Vol. 158. New York:
Gale Group, 2002.

“Dialogue with Julia Kristeva” (section), in Parallax; Julia Kristeva 1966-96: Aesthetics,
Politics, Ethics,
 July-September 1998 (8): pp. 8-11.

“Theorizing Feminism: An Interview with Linda Hutcheon,” Rampike, Spring 1998 (9, 2):

“Guardian of Language: An Interview with Hélène Cixous,” Women’s Education des
Vol. 12, No. 4 (Winter 1996/1997): pp. 6-10.
:: Reprinted in White Ink: Interviews on Sex, Text and Politics by Hélène Cixous and Susan
Sellers. NY: Columbia University Press, 2008.
:: Translated into Korean at:

“Nomadic Philosopher: An Interview with Rosi Braidotti,” Women’s Education des femmes,
Vol. 12, No. 1 (Spring  1996):  35-39.


“Death, Feminist Views of,” in Cambridge Dictionary of Christianity, Daniel Patte, ed. Cambridge University Press, 2010.

“Catherine of Siena,” p. 142; Contraception,” pp. 202-204; Hermeneutics,” pp. 404-405;
“Menstruation,” pp. 649-652, and “Ritual Studies,” pp. 846-848 in The Encyclopedia of Women
and World Religion
, Volumes I and II.  Serinity Young et al. (eds).  New York: Macmillan, 1999.

“Luce Irigaray,” pp. 311-313, and “Menstruation,” pp. 403-404 with Paula Wansbrough, in
Reader’s Guide to Women’s Studies.  Eleanor B. Amico, ed.  Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn
Publishers, 1998.

“Julia Kristeva,” pp. 272-275 in Feminist Writers.  Pamela Kester-Shelton, ed.  Michigan: St.
James Press, 1996.

OTHER (Sample only) TOP

Post-Reader, for Our Bodies, Ourselves: Pregnancy and Birth by the Boston Women’s Health Collective (Simon & Schuster, Spring 2007).

Post-Reader, for the revised and updated Our Bodies, Ourselves by the Boston Women’s Health Collective (Simon & Schuster, 2005).

US Religious Studies Subject Advisor and US Religious Studies Editor for Microsoft’s The
Encarta World Dictionary and The Encarta College Dictionary.  New York: St. Martin’s Press;
London: Bloomsbury; and Microsoft (CD Rom and online), 1999; 2001.  Currently a consultant for
the ongoing dictionary database  (1998-present).

— And much more!

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