As a subject of inquiry among geographers, historians and literary theorists (among others), place has a variety of discordant yet non-exhaustive definitions which are constantly challenged and redefined. Human geographers, including Yi Fu Tuan and Edward Relph, insist that place is never merely an object or a specific location.
As I inform my students exhaustedly year on year, cultural criticism is concerned with asking crucial questions about the world…View More On Literary Darwinism
Outside of academic postmodernism, around the edges of genre fiction, and beyond the purview of the mainstream literary novel…View More Alternative Fictioneers
Welcome to the launch issue of Alluvium, a new online journal of literary criticism that is dedicated to 21st-century writing as well as 21st-century approaches…View More Editors’ Introduction: Issue 1.1