Alison Sperling

Alison Sperling received her Ph.D. in literature and cultural theory from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and is currently a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Institute for Cultural Inquiry (ICI) Berlin. Her book manuscript, Weird Modernisms, theorizes weirdness across modernist American fiction through feminist and queer theory. Her fields of research also include science fiction, disability studies, eco-theory, and the Anthropocene.