More About the Author
Working with? Björk and Haim Steinbach.
Just published? Hyperobjects: Philosophy and Ecology after the End of the World (U Minnesota P, 2013).
First edition sold out before it was released? Yes.
Bruno Latour likes? Realist Magic: Objects, Ontology, Causality (Open Humanities P).
Thought for the day? Dark nihilism trumps happy nihilism.
Doings in the present? Thinking about ecology, matter, Buddhism, philosophy, aesthetics, Romantic to contemporary literature, art, music.
Where? Rice University.
Rita Shea Guffey Chair of English? Yes.
Is my new book called Dark Ecology? Yes.
Born? London, UK, 1968.
Jobs? Oxford, Princeton, New York University, University of Colorado at Boulder, UC Davis.
Misspent youth? The Crypt, Spectrum, Love, Land of Oz, Whirligig, Rage, Earth, Club Dog, Sound Factory (them were the days).
This involved music? Senser, psychedelic dance metal heads.
What other music have I done without regret? Experimental noise improvisation with my Argentinian friend Miguel Galperin; playing with Mike Snyder in my band Rubyliquid. All I have left is Logic...
Tantric obstacles? Ozric Tentacles.