Dana Ward, The crisis of Infinite worlds

Poetry and the Price of Milk

The discussion on metamodern poetry is picking up speed. After Seth Abramson’s series of celebrations of metamodern poetry in the Huffington Post (see here and here), a more critical appraisal…


American Book Review dedicates special issue to metamodernism

The American Book Review (34: 4) dedicated a special issue to metamodernism. It includes review…

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Märkmeid metamodernismist

In the special ‘post-postmodernism’ issue of the Estonian journal Methis (Vol 8, Nr 11, 2013), the editors Piret Viires and Priit Kruus have included a translation of ‘Notes on Metamodernism‘ (2010, translator Jaak Tomberg), alongside…

Notes on Metamodernism Chinese

Chinese Translation Notes on Metamodernism

Timotheus Vermeulen and Robin van den Akker’s initial article ‘Notes on Metamodernism’ has now been translated into Mandarin by Chen Houliang. It has been published in the Journal Foreign Theoretical…

Emotional Geographies

Metamodernism goes geography

The University of Groningen, the Netherlands, will host the fourth international conference on emotional geographies next year. Its theme: affect and space in times of metamodernism. Among the keynote speakers…


Jonathan Franzen’s post-postmodernism

We’ve stumbled upon a very interesting review of Stephen Burns’ Jonathan Franzen at the End of Postmodernism (2008), written by the Danish scholar Tore Rye Anderson  for Politics and Culture. ”Despite (…) lavish…

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Notes on Metamodernism, 2014