John Marx

John Marx is Professor and Director of Graduate Studies in the English Department. He is an Editor of the journal Contemporary Literature. He is at work on a book entitled “Mega: How Mass Media Make Contemporary Cities” that treats video games alongside other media. He is collaborating with University of South Carolina film scholar and archivist Mark Garrett Cooper on a project called “Mass Media and the Humanities Workforce” whose work in progress can be read here: He is the author most recently of Geopolitics and the Anglophone Novel, 1890-2011 (Cambridge UP, 2012).