selected scholarly activity
- University Leadership and Public Policy in the Twenty-First Century: A President's Perspective. University of Toronto Quarterly. 85:314-316. 2016
- George Orwell: English Rebel. Russell - Journal of the Bertrand Russell Studies. 35:79-82. 2015
- David Jones, T. S. Eliot, and the Modernist Unfinished. Renascence. 47:75-88. 1995
- THE WORLD AS EVENT - THE POETRY OF TOMLINSON,CHARLES - JOHN,B. University of Toronto Quarterly. 60:136-138. 1990
- THE UNMANAGEABLE BONE - LANGUAGE IN THOMAS,R.S. POETRY. Renascence. 42:213-236. 1990
- British Poetry since 1950: Recent Criticism, and the Laureateship. Contemporary Literature. 40:491-491.
- The Occasion and Contexture of Speech in Contemporary British Poetry. Contemporary Literature. 35:343-343.