Heather Houser

Heather Houser writes on science, the environment, and contemporary culture and is an associate professor of English at The University of Texas at Austin. She is the author of Infowhelm: Environmental Art and Literature in an Age of Data (2020) and Ecosickness in Contemporary U.S. Fiction: Environment and Affect (2014). She co-directs Planet Texas 2050, a research grand challenge on climate change at UT Austin. (May 2020)


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