Books to Review for Configurations

If you would like to review one of the books below, please contact Jay Labinger.

Current as of January 5, 2024.

Nestwork: New Material Rhetorics for Precarious Species by Jennifer Clary-Lemon (PSU Press)

Virgin Mary and the Neutrino: Reality in Trouble by Isabelle Stengers, translated by Andrew Goffey (Duke University Press)

Echoby Amit Pinchevski (MIT Press)

Glass Scenographies. Notes on Spaces of One’s Own by Szilvia Gellai (M BOOKS, Weimar)

The Plastic Turn by Ranjan Ghosh (Cornell University Press)

The Human Figure on Film by Seth Barry Watter (SUNY Press)

Oil Fictions: World Literature and Our Contemporary Petrosphere Edited by Stacey Balkan and Swaralipi Nandi (Penn State Anthroposcene series)

Fear and Nature: Ecohorror Studies in the Anthropocene Edited by Christy Tidwell and Carter Soles (Penn State Anthroposcene series)

On Making in the Digital Humanities: The Scholarship of Digital Humanities Development in Honour of John Bradley Edited by Julianne NyhanGeoffrey RockwellStéfan Sinclair, and Alexandra Ortolja-Baird (UCL Press)

The Education of Things: Mechanical Literacy in British Children’s Literature, 1762–1860 by Elizabeth Massa Hoiem (U. Mass Press)

How We Became Sensorimotor: Movement, Measurement, Sensation by Mark Peterson (U Minnesota Press)

Post-Cinematic Bodies ( and/or Discorrelated Images (, both by Shane Denson (could be joint review of two books)

Scale Theory: A Nondisciplinary Inquiry by Joshua DiCaglio (U Minnesota Press)

The Digital and its Discontents by Aden Evans  (U Minnesota Press)