Eugene Thacker

Eugene Thacker is the author (with Alexander Galloway) of The Exploit: A Theory of Networks (University of Minnesota Press), as well as the author of two books on bioscience: Biomedia and The Global Genome: Biotechnology, Politics, and Culture. Thacker is Associate Professor in the School of Literature, Communication & Culture at the Georgia Institute of Technology.


The Global Genome
Biotechnology, Politics, and Culture

Journal Articles

Leonardo Reviews

Philosophies of Nature after Schelling by Iain Hamilton Grant. Continuum, London, U.K., 2006. 256 pp. Trade, paper. ISBN: 0-8264-7902-2; ISBN: 1-8470-6432-9

February 2009

The Science Fiction of Technoscience: The Politics of Simulation and a Challenge for New Media Art

April 2001
Leonardo Reviews

Nihil Unbound: Enlightenment and Extinction by Ray Brassier. Palgrave, New York, 2007. 275 pp. Hardcover. ISBN 978-0-230-52204-6

October 2009


August 1999
Leonardo Reviews

The Seven Beauties of Science Fiction by Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, Wesleyan University Press, Middletown, IL, U.S.A., 2008. 339 pp. Trade. ISBN: 978-0-8195-6889-2

April 2010

The Robot in the Garden: Telerobotics and Telepistemology in the Age of the Internet

April 2001
Leonardo Reviews

Through the Looking Glass by Francisco López. Kairos, Vienna, Austria, 2009. CD (box set containing five CDs), #0012872KAI. Distributor's website:

June 2012
Leonardo Reviews

Hacker Culture

August 2004
Leonardo Reviews

Francis Bacon: The Logic of Sensation

October 2004
Leonardo Reviews

Desert Islands and Other Texts, 1953–1974

June 2005
Leonardo Reviews

Data Made Flesh: Embodying Information

October 2005
Leonardo Reviews

VAS: An Opera in Flatland

April 2006
Leonardo Reviews

New Philosophy for New Media

June 2006
Leonardo Reviews

Peter Tscherkassky edited by Alexander Horwath and Michael Loebenstein. Filmmuseum Synema Publikationen, Vienna, Austria, 2005. 253 pp., paper. ISBN: 3-901644-16-4

April 2007
Leonardo Reviews

On Creaturely Life: Rilke, Benjamin, Sebald by Eric L. Santner. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL, U.S.A., 2006. 216 pp. Paper. ISBN: 0-226-73503-6

June 2007
Leonardo Reviews

The Book of Portraiture: A Novel by Steve Tomasula. FC2, Normal/Tallahassee, FL, U.S.A., 2006. 327 pp. Paper. ISBN-10: 1-57366-128-7; ISBN-13: 978-1-57366-128-7

August 2007
Leonardo Reviews

Problematizing Global Knowledge: The Theory, Culture Society Encyclopedia Project edited by Mike Featherstone et al. Theory, Culture, Society Issue 23.2-3 (2006). Sage Publications, London. 616 pp., paper. ISSN: 0263-2764

April 2008
Leonardo Reviews

String Quartet No. 2 by Morton Feldman, performed by Flux Quartet. Mode Records, New York, 2002. Audio DVD or 5 CD set, 6 hr 7 min 7 sec. Mode 112/Feldman Edition 6. Distributor's web site: 〈

June 2008
Leonardo Reviews

Listen How They Talk: Chamber Music 1998–2001 by Hilda Paredes. Performed by Arditti Quartet. Mode Records, New York, NY, U.S.A., 2005. Distributor's website: 〈

August 2008