Matthew Omelsky is the postdoctoral fellow for the “Racial Disposability and Cultures of Resistance” Mellon Sawyer Seminar based in Penn State’s Department of African American Studies. 

Other Publications

“Climate Change and the Production of Knowledge,” special issue of the South Atlantic Quarterly, vol. 116, no. 1, Winter 2017, co-edited with Ian Baucom.

“African Science Fiction Makes a Comeback: A Review of AfroSF,” Brittlepaper.com. June 2013.


“Fugitive Time: African Diasporic Utopian Aesthetics” (book manuscript in progress)

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