Ancient philosophy, metaphysics, epistemology, African American philosophy
"Mortals Lay Down Trusting to be True." Epoché 21.2 (2017): 251-271.
"Alain Locke." Entry in Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity, and Nationalism. 2016.
“Culture and the Kalos: Inquiry, Justice, and Value in Locke and Aristotle.” In Jacoby Carter and Leonard Harris, eds., Philosophic Values and World Citizenship: Locke to Obama and Beyond. Lexington Press/Rowman & Littlefield, Value Inquiry Book Series, 2011.
“Alētheia from Poetry into Philosophy: Homer to Parmenides.” In William Wians, ed., Logos and Muthos. SUNY Press, 2009.
“Causation as a Core Concept in Conflict Analysis,” co-authored with Daniel Rothbart. In Sean Byrne, Dennis Sandole, Jessica Senehi, and Ingrid Staroste-Sandole, eds., Conflict Resolution: Core Concepts, Theories, Approaches, and Practices. Routledge, 2008.
“Why Matter? Aristotle, the Eleatics, and the Possibility of Explanation.” The Graduate Faculty Philosophy Journal 26.2 (2005): 1-29.
“Light, Night, and the Opinions of Mortals: Parmenides B8.50-61 and B9.” Ancient Philosophy 25.1 (2005): 1-23.
“Modernity, Philosophy, and the Color Line: A Response to Frank Kirkland.” Du Bois Lecture Monographs vol. 1 (2005): 42-59.
“Parmenides’ Poetic Frame.” International Studies in Philosophy 36 (2004): 7-38.