Jordan S. Carroll

Jordan S. Carroll is the author of Reading the Obscene: Transgressive Editors and the Class Politics of US Literature (Stanford University Press, 2021) and Speculative Whiteness: Race, Science Fiction, and the Alt-Right (University of Minnesota Press, forthcoming). He received his PhD in English literature from the University of California, Davis. He was awarded the David G. Hartwell Emerging Scholar Award by the International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts, and his first book won the MLA Prize for Independent Scholars. Carroll’s writing has appeared in American LiteraturePost45Twentieth-Century Literature, Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts, and The Nation. He works as a writer and educator in the Pacific Northwest.