"We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars" - O.W.

Current Study

Forthcoming Books:
Imagining the Unimaginable: Speculative Fiction and the Holocaust (Bloomsbury, 2019). Monograph.

Sideways in Time: Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives (Liverpool University Press, 2020). Co-edited Collection.

Current Sub-Studies

Areas of Interest:
> literature, trauma, and ethics
> science fiction and alternate history
> 20th and 21st century literature
> history and literature of science
> comics and graphic Novels
> science communication

8 November 2011

Penguin Guest Blog

Today a post I authored went online at the Penguin Books blog, "Understanding Maus". It's essentially a short piece on the significance of Art Speigelman's absolutely amazing graphic novel Maus and the new companion volume MetaMaus. I won't re-tread the material here, save to say that MetaMaus is a brilliant volume which is both a tool for understanding and a treat for fans and connoisseurs of comics.


1 comment:

  1. I read your guest blog over at Penguin and came here from that. As a writer of alternative historical sci-fi for children, I'm intrigued by your research and the scope of your insight. I look forward to reading more!

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