FIMS Profile

Zak Bronson

Staging Room 202
University of Western Ontario
London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5B7
Fax: 519-661-3506

Research Interests

Research Interests:

Film Studies, Apocalyptic and Post-Apocalyptic Fiction, Technology, Ecocriticism, Environmental Humanities, Posthumanism, Media Studies, Cultural Theory, Film and Television Genre

Recent Publications

Recent Publications:
"Reproduce, Reuse, Recycle: the End of the Future, Salvage, and China Mieville's Railsea." Paradoxa 26 (2014): 81-96.

"'We Were Trying to Make You More Than You Were': The Singularity, Transhumanism and Shapeshifting.” The Multiple Worlds of Fringe: Essays on the J.J. Abrams Science Fiction Series. Eds. Sherry Ginn, Tanya R. Cochran, and Paul Zinder. Jefferson, NC: McFarland Press, 60-76.

with Gozde Kilic. "The Ghosts of Modernization: Landscape, Time, and the West in Once Upon a Time in Anatolia." International Westerns: Re-Locating the Frontier. Eds. Cynthia J. Miller and A. Bowdoin Van Riper. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 3-19.

Courses Taught

MIT 2157 Planet Google: Big Data and Information Society 2022 Summer , 2021 Fall , 2020 Fall , 2020 Winter MIT 3404 Special Topics in MIT: Fan Cultures 2019 Fall , 2018 Fall MIT 3872 Special Topics in MIT: Fake News: Objectivity in New Reporting 2021 Winter (2 sections)