Publications


The following is a list of all my published work to date (excluding those pieces posted exclusively on this website):

Books:

 

In Search of Vinteuil: Music, Literature and a Self Regained  (Eastbourne: Sussex Academic Press, 2010).

 

Conceptual Breakthrough: Two Experiments In SF Criticism, co-authored with Dr Simon King, with an ‘Afterword’ by Professor Adam Roberts (Ashby-de-la-Zouch: InkerMen Press, 2007).

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Works:

 

Forthcoming: 'A Slacker's Kiss' in Kate Garrett (ed.), No Love Lost (Pankhearst, 2014)

 

Forthcoming: 'Tones Heard in a Tuning' to be published on the blog http://crosseyedpianist.com/.

 

 

'Speed Run' in the online version of Now Then, Issue 80, November 2014 (Sheffield: Opus Independents, 2014).

 

'Stephen Hough Plays Liszt's Benediction...', published as part of the Music Notes series on the blog http://crosseyedpianist.com/ on 06.08.2014.

 

'Open and Shut' in Now Then, Issue 75 June 2014 (Sheffield: Opus Independents, 2014), 18.

 

'Not Practising but Playing', published as a guest post on the blog http://crosseyedpianist.com/ on 26.02.2014

 

A Place that Isn’t my Home’, writer’s response to the Mike Kelly Mobile Homestead Videos exhibition at Site Gallery, Sheffield. Piece commissioned by the gallery and made available in hard copy during the show. Also published by Site Gallery online on 29.06.2013

 

I Lived There, Once’, writer’s response to the Mike Kelly Mobile Homestead Videos exhibition at Site Gallery, Sheffield. Piece commissioned by the gallery and made available in hard copy during the show. Also published by Site Gallery online on 29.06.2013.

 

‘The Featured Artist’, a story made available by Crystal Clear Creators on their website during September 2011, during which month I was their ‘Featured Artist’.

 

A Year of Pilgrimage’, published by The Journal of Music on their website on 01.09.2011.

 

‘The Fading Photograph’ in Mellissa Flowerdew-Clarke and Alex Plasatis (eds.), Hearing Voices 3 (Loughborough: CCC Press, 2011).

 

The Nineties – Now!’, published by The Leeds Guide on their website on 03.06.2010

 

‘“Light is letting-through”: reading M. John Harrison’s Light and Heidegger’s The Essence of Truth’ in Writing Technologies, vol. 2.2 (2009), 70-84.

 

‘Introduction: Heidegger’s Questions’ in Writing Technologies, vol. 2.2 (2009), 1-8.

 

‘“The Menace of War”: Einstein, Freud and SF’ in Vector, 258 (2008), 12-16.

 

‘“Time to Die”: Images of Death in Blade Runner’ in Matrix, 185 (2007), 6-7.

 

‘“The Other Side of Silence”: An Interview With Adam Roberts’, co-authored with Gemma Twitchen, in Jenni Ramone and Gemma Twitchen (eds.), Boundaries (Cambridge: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2007).

 

‘Jacques Derrida, Biographical Note’ in Michael Payne and John Schad (eds.), life.after.theory (London: Continuum, 2003).

 

Online Reviews:

 

DigYorkshire

In 2012-13 I wrote over 25 reviews and previews of cultural events, exhibitions and shows in Leeds, Sheffield and Barnsley for the (now sadly non-existent) Yorkshire-based cultural marketing website, www.digyorkshire.com.

 

Other reviews

Review: Yorkshire Life Aquatic, “Million Dollar Mermaid” Gala’, originally published on this website, republished by Jason White on the Alternative Barnsley website on 14.09.2013. http://alternativebarnsley.wordpress.com/2013/09/14/review-yorkshire-life-aquatic-million-dollar-mermaid-gala/

 

My review of Opera North's production of Das Rheingold was published by The Leeds Guide on their website on 12.07.2011.

 

Critical-Creative Blog:

 

I am the author of a critical-creative blog entitled The Literary Critical Detective. For more information about the Literary Critical Detective project, please click here.