Colin Milburn

Colin Milburn holds the Gary Snyder Chair in Science and the Humanities. He is Associate Professor of English and a member of the Program in Science and Technology Studies. His research focuses on the relations of literature, science, and media technologies. His interests include science fiction, gothic horror, the history of biology, the history of physics, video games, and the digital humanities. He is the author of Nanovision: Engineering the Future (Duke University Press, 2008) and Mondo Nano: Fun and Games in the World of Digital Matter (Duke University Press, 2014). He has published extensively on issues relating to the cultural dimensions of science and technology, and he is currently completing a new book called All Your Base Are Belong to Us: Video Games and Technopolitics. Since 2009, he has been serving as the director of the UC Davis Humanities Innovation Lab.