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August 14, 2018

Surreal Entanglements: Essays on Jeff VanderMeer’s Fiction

Book proposal to be submitted to Routledge’s Studies in World Literature and the Environment series, in response to expressed interest in the project.

This collection of essays engages Jeff VanderMeer’s fiction as the starting point and springboard for a series of sustained critical inquiries into the changing material realities and posthumanist discourses that are now identifiable features of the Anthropocene. The concept of “entanglement” – introduced by Donna Haraway and initially taken up by other late Twentieth Century theorists and philosophers of science as ...