Grant Wythoff


Society of Fellows in the Humanities

Fellow, Society of Fellows in the Humanities 2015 - 16

Grant Wythoff is a Fellow in the Society of Fellows in the Humanities and a Lecturer in English at Columbia University interested in the history and theory of media technologies, twentieth century American literature, digital methods, and science fiction. He is currently at work on two book projects: a cultural history of the gadget and a critical edition of Hugo Gernsback's work titled The Perversity of Things: Writings on Media, Tinkering, and Scientifiction, forthcoming from the University of Minnesota Press. Grant has work published or forthcoming in Grey Room, Journal of Contemporary Archaeology, The Appendix, Wi: Journal of Mobile Media, The Programming Historian, and In Media Res.