Gerry Canavan

Gerry Canavan is Assistant Professor of 20th- and 21st-Century Literature at Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Gerry is the author of the Modern Masters of Science Fiction volume on Olivia Butler (U Illinois P, 2016) and the co-editor of The Cambridge Companion to American Science Fiction (2015), Green Planets: Ecology and Science Fiction (Wesleyan UP, 2014), a special issue of Paradoxa on "global weirding" (#28, 2016), a special issue of American Literature on speculative fictions (83, no. 2, 2011), and a special issue of Polygraph on ecology and ideology (#22, 2010). In addition, he co-edits the journals Extrapolation and Science Fiction Film and Television. Currently, he is co-editing the Cambridge History of Science Fiction and working on book projects on sf and totality and sf and the animal rights movement.