N. Katherine Hayles
James B. Duke Professor of Literature
Digital Humanities; Electronic Literature; Literature, Science, and Technology; Science Fiction; Critical Theory
- Ph.D., University of Rochester 1977
- M.A., Michigan State University 1970
- M.S., California Institute of Technology 1969
- B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology 1966
Hayles, NK. "From Self-Organization to Emergence: Aesthetic Implications of Shifting Ideas of Organization." In Chaos and the Changing Nature of Science and Medicine, 133-157. Woodbury, NY: American Institute of Physics, 1998. (Essay)
Hayles, NK. "The Condition of Virtuality." In Language Machines: Technologies of Literary and Cultural Production,edited by J Masten, P Stallybrass, and N Vickers, 183-208. London and New York: Routledge, 1997. (Essay)
Hayles, NK. "Voices Out of Bodies and Bodies Out of Voices." In Sound States: Innovative Poetics and Acoustical Technologies, 74-96. Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 1997. (Essay)
Hayles, NK. "Consolidating the Canon." In The Science Wars,edited by A Ross, 226-237. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1996. (Essay)
Hayles, NK. "How Cyberspace Signifies: Taking Immortality Literally." In Immortal Engines: Life Extension and Immortality in Science Fiction and Fantasy,edited by G Slusser, G Westfahl, and ES Rabkin, 111-124. Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 1996. (Essay)
Hayles, NK. "Narratives of Artificial Life." In Futurenatural: Nature, Science, Culture,edited by G Robertson, M Mash, L Tickner, J Bird, B Curtis, and T Putnam, 146-164. New York and London: Routledge, 1996. (Essay)
Hayles, NK. "Virtual Bodies and Flickering Signifiers." In Electronic Culture: Technology and Visual Representation,edited by T Druckrey, 259-278. New York: Aperture, 1996. (Essay)
Hayles, NK. "Embodied Virtuality: Or How to Put Bodies Back into the Picture." In Immersed in Technology: Art and Virtual Environments,edited by D Augaitis, D MacLeod, and MA Moser, 1-28. Cambridge: MIT Press, 1995. (Essay)
Hayles, NK. "Searching for Common Ground." In Reinventing Nature?: Responses to Postmodern Deconstruction, 45-60. Washington, DC: Island Press, 1995. (Essay)
Hayles, NK. "The Life Cycle of Cyborgs: Writing the Posthuman." In The Cyborg Handbook,edited by CH Gray, 321-335. New York & London: Routledge, 1995. (Essay)
Hayles, NK. "Adam Ross: Paranoid Utopias." Art/Text 70 (2000): 62-65.
Hayles, NK. "Cognition on a Desert Island (Commentary on Edwin Hutchins' "Cognition in the Wild")." Genre 23, no. 3-4 (2000): 331-338.
Hayles, NK. "Review of Brian Richardson's "Unlikely Stories: Causality and the Nature of Modern Narrative"." South Atlantic Review (1999): 140-141. (Review)
Hayles, NK. "Simulating Narratives: What Virtual Creatures Can Teach Us." Critical Inquiry 26, no. 1 (1999): 1-26. Full Text
Hayles, NK. "The Illusion of Autonomy and the Fact of Recursivity: Virtual Ecologies, Entertainment, and "Infinite Jest"." New Literary History: A Journal of Theory and Interpretation 30, no. 3 (1999): 675-697.
Hayles, NK. "Hot List: N. Katherine Hayles on Byte Lit." Artforum International 37, no. 2 (1998): 33-.
Hayles, NK. "Interrogating the Posthuman Body (Review of Anne Balsamo's "Technologies of the Gendered Body: Reading Cyborg Women" and Judith Halberstam and Ira Livingston's "Posthuman Bodies")." Contemporary Literature 38, no. 4 (1997): 755-762. (Review) Full Text
Hayles, NK. "Why Literature and Science?." American Book Review 18, no. 5 (1997).
Hayles, NK. "The Posthuman Body: Inscription and Incorporation in "Galatea 2.2" and "Snow Crash"." Configurations 5, no. 2 (1997): 241-266.