CI Studies Bibliography – Fiction

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Works in the CI Studies Bibliography tagged “Fiction” include both creative fiction (e.g., novels) related to infrastructure and scholarship about such fiction.

Boehmer, Elleke, and Dominic Davies. Planned Violence: Post/Colonial Urban Infrastructure, Literature and Culture. Palgrave Macmillan, 2018. Cite
Wilk, Elvia. “Is Ornamenting Solar Panels a Crime?” E-Flux, 2018. https://www.e-flux.com/architecture/positions/191258/is-ornamenting-solar-panels-a-crime/. Cite
Badami, Nandita. “Solarpunking Speculative Futures.” Cultural Anthropology, no. Speculative Anthropologies (2018). https://culanth.org/fieldsights/1616-solarpunking-speculative-futures. Cite
Davies, Dominic. Imperial Infrastructure and Spatial Resistance in Colonial Literature, 1880-1930. Race and Resistance across Borders in the Long Twentieth Century 2. Oxford ; New York: Peter Lang, 2017. Cite
Morrison, Spencer. “Elevator Fiction: Robert Coover, Colson Whitehead, and the Sense of Infrastructure.” Arizona Quarterly 73, no. 3 (2017): 101–25. https://doi.org/10.1353/arq.2017.0017. Cite
Rubenstein, Michael. “Life Support: Energy, Environment and Infrastructure in the Novels of Mohsin Hamid.” Post45, 2017. http://post45.research.yale.edu/2017/07/life-support-energy-environment-and-infrastructure-in-the-novels-of-mohsin-hamid/. Cite
Kim, Jina B. Anatomy of the City: Race, Infrastructure, and U.S. Fictions of Dependency (Dissertation). Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Library, Deep Blue Repository, 2016. http://hdl.handle.net/2027.42/133499. Cite
Smith, Brady. “SF, Infrastructure, and the Anthropocene: Reading Moxyland and Zoo City.” Cambridge Journal of Postcolonial Literary Inquiry 3, no. 3 (2016): 345–59. https://doi.org/10.1017/pli.2016.17. Cite
Lorenz, Johnny. “Water, Waste, and a ‘Greater Communion’: Rubem Fonseca’s ‘The Art of Walking in the Streets of Rio de Janeiro.’” MSF Modern Fiction Studies 61, no. 4 (2015): 652–68. https://doi.org/10.1353/mfs.2015.0054. Cite
Ty, Michelle. “Trash and the Ends of Infrastructure.” MSF Modern Fiction Studies 61, no. 4 (2015): 606–30. https://doi.org/10.1353/mfs.2015.0053. Cite
Boehmer, Elleke, and Dominic Davies. “Literature, Planning and Infrastructure: Investigating the Southern City through Postcolonial Texts.” Journal of Postcolonial Writing 51, no. 4 (2015): 395–409. https://doi.org/10.1080/17449855.2015.1033813. Cite
Savonick, Danica. “‘The Problem of Locomotion’: Infrastructure and Automobility in Three Postcolonial Urban Nigerian Novels.” MSF Modern Fiction Studies 61, no. 4 (2015): 669–89. https://doi.org/10.1353/mfs.2015.0047. Cite
Levine, Caroline. “‘The Strange Familiar’: Structure, Infrastructure, and Adichie’s Americanah.” MSF Modern Fiction Studies 61, no. 4 (2015): 587–605. https://doi.org/10.1353/mfs.2015.0051. Cite
Vandertop, Caitlin. “Travel Literature and the Infrastructural Unconscious.” In New Directions in Travel Writing Studies, edited by Julia Kuehn and Paul Smethurst, 129–44. London: Palgrave Macmillan UK, 2015. https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137457257_9. Cite
Eatough, Matthew. “Planning the Future: Scenario Planning, Infrastructural Time, and South African Fiction.” MSF Modern Fiction Studies 61, no. 4 (2015): 690–714. https://doi.org/10.1353/mfs.2015.0048. Cite
Malewitz, Raymond. “Climate-Change Infrastructure and the Volatilizing of American Regionalism.” MSF Modern Fiction Studies 61, no. 4 (2015): 715–30. https://doi.org/10.1353/mfs.2015.0050. Cite
Rubenstein, Michael, Bruce Robbins, and Sophia Beal. “Infrastructuralism: An Introduction.” MSF Modern Fiction Studies 61, no. 4 (2015): 575–86. https://doi.org/10.1353/mfs.2015.0049. Cite
Burgess, Miranda. “Transporting Frankenstein: Mary Shelley’s Mobile Figures.” European Romantic Review 25, no. 3 (2014): 247–65. https://doi.org/10.1080/10509585.2014.902902. Cite
Raven, Paul Graham. “An Introduction to Infrastructure Fiction (Talk).” Blog. Paul Graham Raven, 2013. http://www.paulgrahamraven.com/pages/an-introduction-to-infrastructure-fiction. Cite
Raven, Paul Graham. “An Introduction to Infrastructure Fiction.” Blog. SuperFlux, 2013. http://superflux.in/index.php/introduction-infrastructure-fiction-guest-post-paul-graham-raven/. Cite
Marshall, Kate. Corridor: Media Architectures in American Fiction. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2013. https://www.upress.umn.edu/book-division/books/corridor/#. Cite
Fenlon, Wesley. “Infrastructure Fiction: Sci-Fi with a Realistic Goal.” Adam Savage’s Tested, 2013. http://www.tested.com/tech/concepts/458957-infrastructure-fiction-sci-fi-realistic-goal/. Cite
Miner, Heather. “Reforming Spaces: The Architectural Imaginary of ‘Middlemarch.’” Victorian Review 38, no. 1 (2012): 193–209. https://www.jstor.org/stable/23646861. Cite
Lu, Pamela. Ambient Parking Lot. Berkeley, CA: Kenning Editions, 2011. http://www.kenningeditions.com/shop/ambient-parking-lot/. Cite
Robbins, Bruce. “The Smell of Infrastructure: Notes toward an Archive.” Boundary 2 34, no. 1 (2007): 25–33. https://doi.org/10.1215/01903659-2006-025. Cite