Dr Thomas Vranken
School of Pacific Arts, Communication and Education, University of the South Pacific
Thomas Vranken is Lecturer in Literary Studies at the University of the South Pacific (Laucala Campus, Suva, Fiji). With Suzy Anger, he is currently editing Victorian Automata: Mechanism and Agency in the Nineteenth Century (Cambridge University Press, 2023). He is the author of Simulating Antiquity in Boys’ Adventure Fiction: Maps and Ink Stains (Cambridge University Press, 2022), and Literary Experiments in Magazine Publishing: Beyond Serialisation (Routledge, 2020). Between 2019 and 2021, he was a Killam Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of British Columbia. He completed his PhD at the University of Melbourne in 2017.