Author: Ben Murphy

Ben Murphy is a Ph.D. candidate studying nineteenth-century American literature, the history of science, and genre fiction at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. His academic research is published in Mississippi Quarterly and Configurations. Other writing—including essays, reviews, and interviews—can be found at The Millions, PopMatters, symploke, boundary2, Full Stop, Gulf Coast, and The Carolina Quarterly. For more, visit his website (benjamin-murphy.com) or follow him on Twitter: @benjmurph