Signature (forthcoming from Bloomsbury Academic)

Research Articles

Jug Songs: Acoustic Enclosure from Ovid to Eliot, Comparative Literature, forthcoming

Cybernetic Syntax: The Rhythm of Doubt in J.M. Coetzee’s Early Novels,  Samuel Beckett Today / Aujourd’hui, forthcoming

The Borrowed Dreams of Dubliners, James Joyce Quarterly, forthcoming

Tirades of Abuse: Marryat’s Jacob Faithful and Joyce’s “Counterparts”‘, Notes and QueriesFall 2018

Heaney, Joyce: Namings and Nation, Essays in Criticism, Spring 2018

Toponyms, Transportation, and the Etymological Imagination, Modernism /modernitySpring 2018

Beckett’s Vessels and the Animation of Containers, Journal of Modern Literature, Summer 2017

Ulysses and the Signature of Things, Humanities, Summer 2017

Samuel Beckett and the Fantasy of Lithic Preservation, Irish Studies ReviewSpring 2017

Assembling the Mechanosphere, Deleuze Studies, Fall 2016

The Binding of Abraham, Journal of Religion & Film, Spring 2015


Public Essays

We and us: A Dystopian Prophecy by a Disillusioned Bolshevik, The Economist, June 2018

The Eyes of Statues, The Brooklyn Rail, Fall 2017

In the Trap, 3:AM, Winter 2016

In an Empire of the Dead, The Los Angeles Review of Books, Summer 2015

On Blood Writing, 3:AM, Summer 2015

Literary Reviews

Review of The Later Poetry of Seamus Heaney, James Joyce Quarterly, forthcoming

Towards a Vagabond Humanism, Times Literary Supplement, October 2018

Tunnelling Back to Dead Lands, Cambridge Humanities Review, Spring 2017

The Way Things Go, Critical Quarterly, Fall 2016

Arts Criticism

Leading to Darkness, Aesthetica, February 2019

24 Hours at DAU: The Most Ambitious Film Project of All Time, HyperallergicFebruary 2019


Invited Guest Editor, ‘The Anatomy of Inscription’, Humanities, Fall 2018

Press and Promotion

Kafka on High Table, Modernism/modernity ‘Process’ blog, forthcoming

Pot Thoughts, University of Illinois Press, Fall 2017



Hunter Dukes | Junior Research Fellow | Peterhouse, Cambridge | CB2 1RD | hbd23 (at)