Edward Finn

Edward Finn

Director of the Center for Science and the Imagination

Assistant Professor, School of Arts, Media and Engineering / Department of English

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Contemporary American literature, digital humanities, digital narratives, experimental humanities, science fiction, interdisciplinary collaboration

Teaching Areas

Digital culture, media literacies, computational and experimental humanities

Recent publications

Hieroglyph: Stories and Visions for a Better Future, edited by Ed Finn and Kathryn Cramer, William Morrow, September 2014.

“Revenge of the Nerd: Junot Díaz and the Networks of American Literary Imagination.” Digital Humanities Quarterly 7.1, Summer 2013.

“Becoming Yourself: David Foster Wallace and the Afterlife of Reception.” The Legacy of David Foster Wallace: Critical and Creative Assessments, eds. Lee Konstantinou and Samuel Cohen, University of Iowa Press, 2012.

A modified version of the above has also been published as:

“Becoming Yourself: The Afterlife of Reception.” Pamphlets of the Stanford Literary Lab #3. September 15, 2011.

“New Literary Cultures: Mapping the Digital Networks of Toni Morrison” From Codex to Hypertext: Reading at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century, ed. Anouk Lang, University of Massachusetts Press, 2012.


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