Publications

Books

Wild Blue Media: Thinking Through Seawater (manuscript in progress)
 

Essays

"Intimate Objectivity: On Nnedi Okorafor’s Oceanic Afrofuturism," Women's Studies Quarterly 45:1/2 (April 2017): 171-188.

"From the Goddess Ganga to a Teacup: On Amitav Ghosh’s novel The Hungry Tide" (under review)

"The Anthropocene's Negative Media," International Journal of Central University of Kerala (January 2016). Ed. Prasad Pannian. 

Vampire Squid Media,” Grey Room 37 (November 2014), p. 82-105. Ed. Lucia Allais and Matthew C. Hunter.

Proteus and the Digital: Scalar Transformations of Seawater’s Materiality in Ocean Animations,” Animation: An Interdisciplinary Journal 9.2 (July 2014), p. 245-260. Ed. Sylvie Bissonette.

Churning up the Depths: Ecologies of Metaphor in Solaris and ‘Oceanic,’” Green Planets: Science Fiction and Ecology, eds. Gerry Canavan and Kim Stanley Robinson. Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press: 2014:  226-241.

“Navigating with Metaphor: At Home in the Cybernetic Theater of Consciousness,” Audeamus 2 (2008): 47-61.  


Book Reviews

Emerging from Its Elements: Solaris across Media. Review: Solaris, by Mark Bould. Extrapolations Journal 58:1 (April 2017): 113-115.

Review: The Marvelous Clouds: Towards an Elemental Theory of Media. Journal of Environmental Communication (forthcoming). 

Three Science Fiction Novellas: From Prehistory to the End of Mankind, by J.-H. Rosny-aîne.  Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts 24.1 (November 2013): 121-123.

Oil and Water, by Steve Duin and Shannon Wheeler.  American Book Review 33:3 (March/April 2012): 14.

Chess Metaphors: Artificial Intelligence and the Human Mind, by Diego Rasskin-Gutman. The Information Society, 27:2 (March 2011):133-134.

Alien Ocean: Anthropological Voyages in Microbial Seas, by Stefan Helmreich. Science, Technology & Human Values 36:5 (September 2011): 752-755.


Online Engagements

"Under My Umbrella: Representing Democracy in Hong Kong," In Media Res guest contribution, Nov. 3, 2014.