Publications of Kimberly K. Lamm


  1. Lamm, K. Addressing the other woman: Textual correspondences in feminist art and writing.  Manchester University Press, January, 2018: 1-312.

Book Chapters

  1. Lamm, KK. "Gestures of Inclusion, Bodily Damage, and the Hauntings of Exploitation in Global Feminisms (2007)." Feminist Art History Now: Radical Critiques of Theory and Practice. Edited by Perry, L; Horne, V. June, 2017.
  2. Lamm, KK. "The Midwife’s Clothing: Jessie Fauset In and Out of Fashion." Crossings in Text and Textile. Edited by Joslin, K; Wardrop, D. Reading DressSummer, 2015.
  3. Lamm, KK. "Girly Men Ballads: (Il)legible Identities in Charles Bernstein and Gertrude Stein." The Salt Companion to Charles Bernstein. Edited by Allegrezza, W. November, 2013: 57-84.
  4. Lamm, KK. "Fair Realism: The Aesthetics of Restraint in Barbara Guest’s Collaborations." Collaborations in New York School Poetry: The Color of Vowels. Edited by Silverberg, M. Modern and Contemporary Poetry and Poetics2013: 113-140.
  5. Lamm, KK. "Ceci N’est Pas Keith/ Ceci N’est Pas Rosmarie: Writing Another Language for Feminist Poetics." Another Language: Contemporary American Poetic Experiment in a Changing World. Edited by Freitag, K; Vester, K. 2009: 259-269.
  6. Lamm, K. "Portraits of the past, imagined now: Reading the work of Carrie Mae Weems and Lorna Simpson." Unmaking Race, Remaking Soul: Transformative Aesthetics and the Practice of Freedom December, 2007: 103-140.
  7. Lamm, KK. "All Together/Now: Writing the Space of Collectivities in the Poetry of Juliana Spahr." American Poets in the 21st Century: The New Poetics 2007: 133-156.
  8. Lamm, KK. "Portraits of the Past, Imagined Now: Reading the Work of Lorna Simpson and Carrie Mae Weems." (Un)Making Race, Re-Making Soul: Transformative Aesthetics and the Practice of Freedom. Edited by Cotton, A; Acampora, C. 2007.
  9. Lamm, KK. "Modernism." Encyclopedia of Twentieth-Century Photography. Edited by Warren, L. 2006: 1288-1292.
  10. Lamm, KK. "Portraiture." Encyclopedia of Twentieth-Century Photography. Edited by Warren, L. 2006: 1062-1064.
  11. Lamm, KK. "Hambone." The Greenwood Encyclopedia of African American Literature: O-T. Edited by Ostrom, HA; Macey, JD. 2005: 699-700.
  12. Lamm, KK. "“Langston Hughes,” “Barbara Guest,” “James Weldon Johnson,” “David Shapiro,” and “Keith Waldrop.”." The Facts on File Companion to 20th-century American Poetry 2005.
  13. Lamm, KK. "Getting Close to the Screen of Exile: Evoking and Resisting the National ‘Mother Tongue’ in Theresa Hak Kyung Cha’s Dictée." Transnational, National, and Personal Voices: New Perspectives on Asian American and Asian Diasporic Women Writers. Edited by Marino, E; Simal, B. 2004: 43-65.
  14. Lamm, KK. "A Man in the Crowd." “A” man of the crowd - Matthew Buckingham 2003: 83 pages.
  15. Lamm, KK. "Like Going Under Water." Ruta and the Monument 2002.
  16. Lamm, KK. ""Fanny Howe," "Ann Lauterbach," and "Alice Notley."." Encyclopedia of American Poetry: The Twentieth Century. Edited by Haralson, EL. 2001.
  17. Lamm, KK. "Translating the Question of Feminism: Cambio du Lugar/ Change of Place." "Special Projects" Exhibit by Video Artists Andrea Geyer and Sharon Hayes 2001.
  18. Lamm, KK. "Williamsburg." Encyclopedia of American Studies. Edited by Butler, J; Gross, RA; Orvell, M. 2001: 344-345.
  19. Lamm, KK. "Write the Unwritten, Paint the Undepicted?." Catalogue Essay for the Exhibition: "Talk About Complications: Re-Presenting Women, Questioning Gender." 2000.

Papers Published

  1. Lamm, KK. "Modernist Clothes Made New: The Visible Presence of Gertrude Stein and Zora Neale Hurston in Harryette Mullen's Trimmings." Part Ii: Contemporary Women Poets Seminar  (August, 2014).

Journal Articles

  1. Lamm, KK. ""Pussy in a Can": Containing Feminization and Disposability in The Wire." Cultural Critique 2020:106 (December, 2020): 90-129.
  2. Lamm, K. "‘I Want to Wear It’: Fashioning Black Feminism in Mahogany (1975)." Australian Feminist Studies 33:98 (October, 2018): 428-446.
  3. Lamm, K. "The Tender Buttons of Avant-Garde Self-Assertion: Teaching Gertrude Stein's Feminism."   (January, 2018).
  4. Lamm, K. "“The Will to Adorn”: Nick Cave’s Soundsuits and the Queer Reframing of Black Masculinity." Critical Arts 31:3 (May, 2017): 35-52.
  5. Lamm, K. "Texting girls: Images, sounds, and words in neoliberal cultures of femininity." Women & Performance: a Journal of Feminist Theory 25:2 (January, 2015): 111-127.
  6. Lamm, K. "Between the open and the hidden: Clothing, segregation, and the feminine counter-archive in the photographs of Gordon Parks." Critical Arts 29:sup1 (January, 2015): 134-149.
  7. K.K. Lamm. "Modern Spectacle and American Feminism’s Disappointing Daughters: Writing Fantasy Echoes in The Portrait of a Lady."  Special Issue devoted to the work of Joan Scott, edited by Victoria Hesford and Lisa Diedrich. Feminist Theory  (Summer, 2014).
  8. Lamm, K. "Modern spectacle and American feminism's disappointing daughters: Writing fantasy echoes in The Portrait of a Lady." Feminist Theory 15:2 (January, 2014): 179-196.
  9. Lamm, K. "Poetry's Afterlife: Verse in the Digital Age * Poetry's Afterlife: Verse in the Digital Age * Male Subjectivity and Poetic Form in "New American" Poetry * Urban Pastoral: Natural Currents in the New York School * Deep Skin: Elizabeth Bishop and Visual Art." American Literature 84:1 (January, 2012): 212-215.
  10. Lamm, KK. "Out of the Garbage, the Collage of Me: Alice Notley's Culture of One." Golden Handcuffs 1:15 (Summer, 2012): 150-154.
  11. Lamm, KK. "Ready-Made Baroness: The Gendered Language of Dadaist Dress." Jacket 2  (July, 2011).
  12. Lamm, K. "A future for Isabel Archer: Jamesian Feminism, Leo Bersani, and aesthetic subjectivity." Henry James Review 32:3 (Fall, 2011): 249-258.
  13. Lamm, KK. "At the Pivot of the Biopolitical: Seeing Sex and Racism in Lorna Simpson’s "You’re Fine."." N.Paradoxa: International Feminist Art Journal 28 (2011): 88-93.
  14. Lamm, KK. "Reflecting on the Lady in the Looking-Glass: Virginia Woolf’s Feminism and the Maternalization of Photography." Virginia Woolf Miscellany :74 (2009): 11-13.
  15. Lamm, KK. "SEEING FEMINISM IN EXILE: THE IMAGINARY MAPS OF MONA HATOUM." Michigan Feminist Studies :18 (2004): 1-34.
  16. Lamm, K. "Visuality and black masculinity in Ralph Ellison's Invisible Man and Romare Bearden's photomontages." Callaloo 26:3 (January, 2003): 813-835.
  17. Lamm, K. "Within hearing distance of philosophy: Susan Howe's textual portrait of Charles S. Peirce." International Studies in Philosophy 34:2 (December, 2002).

Book Reviews

  1. Lamm, KK, "The Question of Race in the American Avant-Garde". Contemporary Literature 50 (February, 2014): 831-839.
  2. Lamm, K, "The poetics of black aesthetics". Contemporary Literature 55:1 (January, 2014): 168-181.
  3. Lamm, KK, "Review of Kevin Stein’s Poetry’s Afterlife: Verse in the Digitial Age; Andrew Mossin’s Male Subjectivity and Poetic Form in ‘New American’ Poetry; Timothy Gray’s Urban Pastoral: Natural Currents in the New York School; Peggy Samuels’ Deep Skin: Elizabeth Bishop and Visual Art". American Literature 84:1 (March, 2012): 212-215.
  4. Lamm, KK, "Suspensions of Perception: Attention, Spectacle, and Modern Culture". Cultural Critique 50 (2012): 215-218.
  5. Lamm, KK, "Review of Daneen Wardrop’s Emily Dickinson and the Labor of Clothing and Katherine Joslin’s Edith Wharton and the Making of Fashion". American Literature 83:2 (March, 2011): 206-207.
  6. Lamm, KK, "On Barbara Guest". Talisman: a Journal of Contemporary Poetry and Poetics 38, 39, 40 (October, 2010): 162-172.
  7. K.K. Lamm, "The Question of Race in the American Avant-Garde". Contemporary Literature 50:4 (Winter, Winter, 2009): 831-839.
  8. Lamm, KK, "Review of Alice Notley’s In the Pines". Talisman: a Journal of Contemporary Poetry and Poetics 36-37 (2008): 23-27.
  9. Lamm, KK, "“Ghosts of Kingdom Come.” Review Essay of Kate Meads’ Quizzing the Dead and Ingrid Wendt’s Blow the Candle Out.". Cold Mountain Review 32:2 (2004).
  10. Lamm, KK, "Review of Tim Dean’s Beyond Sexuality". Journal for the Psychoanalysis of Culture and Society. 7:1 (2002): 150-154.
  11. Lamm, KK, "Then and Now: Reading the Texts of Race". College Literature 32:4 (2002).


  1. Lamm, KK. "’Pussy in a Can’: Sexual Trafficking, Feminization, and Neoliberalism in The Wire." . 2013.
  2. Lamm, KK. "The Sense of Arrangement: Feminist Aesthetics in Contemporary Poetry." . 2011.
  3. Lamm, KK. "Review of "Picasso and the Allure of Language"." . December, 2010. (Exhibition Review Nasher Museum of Art, Duke University August 20, 2009-January 3, 2010)
  4. Lamm, KK. "Review of "Mickalene Thomas: She’s Come Undone"." . May, 2009. (Exhibition Review Lehman Maupin Gallery March 22-May 2, 2009)
  5. Lamm, KK. "Review of "Burning Down the House: Building a Feminist Art Collection"." . April, 2009. (Exhibition Review Brooklyn Museum of Art October 31, 2008-April 15, 2009)
  6. Lamm, KK. "Review of "Reflecting on the Electric Mirror: New Feminist Video"." . 2009. (Exhibition Review The Brooklyn Museum of Art May 1, 2009-January 10, 2010)
  7. Lamm, KK. "Review of "Whitfield Lovell: Kith and Kin"." . November, 2008. (Exhibition Review D.C. Moore Gallery October 2-November 8, 2008)
  8. Lamm, KK. "Review of "Ghada Amer: Love Has No End"." . September, 2008. (Exhibition Review Brooklyn Museum of Art February 16-October 19, 2008)
  9. Lamm, KK. ""Cutting Realities: Gender Strategies in Eastern European Art." Austrian Cultural Forum Sept. 23.-Nov. 29, 2008.." . 2008.
  10. Lamm, KK. "The Clarity of Fanny Howe’s Doubt." . 2008.
  11. Lamm, KK. "Gender in a Minor Key: Rosmarie Waldrop’s A Key into the Language of America." . 2008.
  12. Lamm, KK. "Review of "Cutting Realities: Gender Strategies in Eastern European Art"." . Fall, 2008. (Exhibition Review Austrian Cultural Forum September 23rd-November 29, 2008)
  13. Lamm, KK. "Like Going Underwater." . 2008. (Exhibition Catalog for New York Gallery Art in General, Artist in Residence Renata Poljak)
  14. Lamm, KK. "Review of "Gego, Between Transparency and the Invisible"." . September, 2007. (Exhibition Review The Drawing Center April 21-July 21, 2007)
  15. Lamm, KK. "Review of "Candida Hofer: Architecture of Absence"." . 2006: 44-44. (Exhibition Review Frye Art Museum January 21, 2005-April 2006)
  16. Lamm, KK. "Review of "The Art and Films of Lynn Hershman Leeson."." . 2006: 62-63. (Exhibition Review Henry Art Gallery University of Washington November 5, 2005-January 20, 2006)
  17. Lamm, KK. "Review of "Ed Ruscha’s The Course of Empire"." . 2006: 62-63. (Exhibition Review Whitney Museum of American Art November 17, 2006-January 29, 2006)
  18. Lamm, KK. "Reinventing Empire, Celebrating Commerce: Two Lewis & Clark Bicentennial Exhibitions." . 2006: 181-203. (Exhibition Review)
  19. Lamm, KK. "Interview with Eileen Myles." . 2002.
  20. Lamm, KK. "“One Lighting the Other, Seductively”: James Schuyler, Eileen Myles, and the Sexuality of Literary Influence." . 2002.
  21. Lamm, KK. "Inquiries: A Conversation About, Across, Within, and Inspired by Lyn Hejinian's The Language of Inquiry." . 2001.