N. Katherine Hayles

James B. Duke Professor of Literature

External address: 
101 Friedl Building, Durham, NC 27708
Internal office address: 
Box 90670, Durham, NC 27708-0670
Phone: 
(919) 684-9319

Digital Humanities; Electronic Literature; Literature, Science, and Technology; Science Fiction; Critical Theory

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Rochester 1977
  • M.A., Michigan State University 1970
  • M.S., California Institute of Technology 1969
  • B.S., Rochester Institute of Technology 1966

Hayles, NK. "Escape and Constraint: Three Fictions Dream of Moving from Energy to Information." From Energy to Information: Representation in Science and Technology, Art, and Literature. Ed. L Henderson and B Clarke. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2002. 235-254. (Essay)

Hayles, NK. "Flesh and Metal: Reconfiguring the Mindbody in Virtual Environments." Singularitäten—Allianzen, Interventions 11. Ed. J Huber. Vienna & New York: Springer, 2002. 289-304. (Essay)

Hayles, NK. "Virtual Bodies and Flickering Signifiers." Connexions: Art, Reseaux, Media. Ed. A Burgeaud and N Magnan. Paris: École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, 2002. 507-544. (Essay)

Hayles, NK. "Chaos as Orderly Disorder: Shifting Ground in Literature and Science." Twentieth Century Literary Criticism. New York: Gale Publishing Company, 2002. (Essay)

Hayles, NK. "Schizoid Android: Cybernetics and the Mid-Sixties Novels of Philip K. Dick." Revista de Communicação e linguagens. Ed. FR Cádima and JM Rosa. Reglógio D’Άgua Editores, 2001. 107-142. (Essay)

Hayles, NK. "Enlightened Chaos." Disrupted Patterns: On Chaos and Order in the Enlightenment. Ed. TED Braun and JA McCarthy. Amsterdam, Vienna, Atlanta: Rodopi, 2000. 1-5.

Hayles, NK. "Making the Cut: The Interplay of Narrative and System, or What System Theory Can't See." Observing Complexity: Systems Theory and Postmodernity. Ed. W Rasch and C Wolfe. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000. 137-162. (Essay)

Hayles, NK. "Theory of a Different Order: A Conversation with Niklas Luhmann and Katherine Hayles." Observing Complexity: Systems Theory and Postmodernity. Ed. W Rasch and C Wolfe. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2000. 111-136. (Essay)

Hayles, NK. "Artificial Life and Literary Culture." Cyperspace Textuality: Computer Culture and Literary Theory. Indiana University Press, 1999. 205-223. (Essay)

Hayles, NK. "The Life Cycle of Cyborgs: Writing the Posthuman." Cybersexualities: A Reader on Feminist Theory, Cyborgs and Cyberspace. Ed. J Wolmark. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1999. 157-173. (Essay)

Pages

Hayles, NK. "Deeper into the Machine: Learning to Speak Digital." Computers and Composition 19.4 (December 2002): 371-386. Full Text

Hayles, NK. "The Complexities of Seriation." PMLA 117.1 (January 2002): 117-121. Full Text

Hayles, NK. "Is Utopia Obsolete?." Peace Review 14.2 (2002): 133-140.

Hayles, NK. "Flesh and Metal: Reconfiguring the Mindbody in Virtual Environments." Configurations 10 (2002): 297-320.

Hayles, K. "Review of Stefan Helmreich's "Silicon Second Nature"." Artificial Life 7.4 (October 2001): 425-428. (Review) Full Text

Hayles, NK. "The Materiality of the Medium: Hypertext Narrative in Print and New Media." Narrative 9.1 (January 2001): 21-39.

Hayles, NK. "Metaphoric Networks in Lexia to Perplexia." Digital Creativity 12.3 (2001): 133-139.

Hayles, NK. "Metaphoric Networks in "Lexia to Perplexia"." Electronic Art and Animation Catalog 31-34 (2001): 31-34. Full Text

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