Zachary Hope is a PhD student, Fulbright Scholar, and SSHRC Doctoral Fellow at the University of Chicago. He received his BA and MA from the University of Toronto. He is currently thinking about the volatilities and vulnerabilities produced by certain late modernist, wartime, and postwar forms of literary-historical containment, or how characters come to be in novels like readers are in houses like cats are in boxes.
Cohort Year: 2015
Research Interests: Global modernism; world literature; style; philology; literary history; literary materialism; waste paper; novels & houses; blasts & plastics; aesthetics & politics