Sherryl Vint, Professor

Faculty of Social Sciences

Sherryl Vint, Professor

Director of the MA in Popular Culture

Office: GLN 153, SBH 343
Extension: 5319; Email:

University of Alberta (M.A. and PhD)
Brandon University (B.A.)

Research Interests:
Critical theory and cultural politics
Science fiction
Animal studies and biopolitics
Gender especially theories of embodiment and subjectivity

Teaching Areas: 
Critical theory
Science fiction
American literature
Masculinity and culture
Animal studies

Selected Publications: 

The Routledge Concise History of Science Fiction. New York: Routledge, 2011. (co-written with Mark Bould)

Animal Alterity: Science Fiction and the Question of the Animal. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2010.

Bodies of Tomorrow: Technology, Subjectivity, Science Fiction. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2007.

Beyond Cyberpunk: New Critical Perspectives. New York: Routledge, 2010. (co-edited with Graham J. Murphy)

The Routledge Companion to Science Fiction. London: Routledge, 2009. (co-edited with Mark Bould, Andrew M. Butler and Adam Roberts)

Science Fiction Film and Television 
Science Fiction Research Association
Science Fiction Studies
International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts 

Sherryl Vint