Dr Thomas Vranken

Dr Thomas Vranken
Dr Thomas Vranken

Dr Thomas Vranken

School of Culture and Communication, the University of Melbourne 

Thomas Vranken’s research explores literature’s relationship with nineteenth-century media technologies. He is currently working on two books for Cambridge University Press: Simulating Antiquity in Boys' 'Lost World' Adventure Fiction, and the edited collection Victorian Automata: Mechanism and Agency in the Nineteenth Century (coedited with Suzy Anger). His first monograph examined nineteenth-century periodical culture (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.

Email: thomas.vranken@unimelb.edu.au