John Johnston, Professor

Primary Office: Callaway N112
Office Hours:
By Appointment
Office Phone404-727-4336

At Emory Since:


Ph.D., Columbia University


Carnival of Repetition

Information Multiplicity

John JohnstonPh.D., Columbia University, 1984.

Modern and Postmodern fiction, poetry and theory; Media Theory, Science and Technology.


Selected Publications:

  • The Allure of Machinic Life (2008)

  • Information Multiplicity: American Fiction in the Age of Media Saturation (1998)

  • Carnival of Repetition: William Gaddis' The Recognitions and Postmodern Theory (1990)

  • Editor and Translator, Literature, Media, Information System: Essays by Friedrich A. Kittler. Critical Voices in Theory and Culture Series (1997).