Publications

Books

Planetary Idealism: The Technics of Nature in German Romanticism (in progress).

(with Mark Hansen) Negentropy and the Future of the Digital. Edinburgh University Press (under review).

Articles

(with Mark Hansen). “Introduction.” Negentropy and the Future of the Digital. Ed. Mark Hansen and Bryan Norton. Edinburgh University Press (under review).

“Negentropic Spectators of the Quantum Secret: Notes for a Planetary Pharmacology.” Negentropy and the Future of the Digital. Ed. Mark Hansen and Bryan Norton. Edinburgh University Press (under review).

“Novalis and Simondon: Notes for a Romantic Mechanology.” SubStance (forthcoming 2024).

(with Asia Bazdyrieva and Jussi Parikka). “Earth as image and operation: Asia Bazdyrieva, Bryan Norton, and Jussi Parikka in conversation.” Journal of Visual Culture 22:2 (2023) : 202 – 2021, https://doi.org/10.1177/14704129231218185.

“The Extinction Image.” Cultural Politics 19:3 (2023) : 333–352, https://doi.org/10.1215/17432197-10819437.

“Veloziferisch (Veloziferian).” Goethe Lexicon of Philosophical Concepts 1 (2021): 113-120, https://doi.org/10.5195/glpc.2021.25.

“Geschlecht, Sinnfeld, Kontingenz: zur Ontologie in Dorothea Schlegels Florentin.Symphilosophie 2 (2020): 115-129, https://symphilosophie.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/4_Symphilosophie-2_4-Norton.pdf.

Public Writings

“Digital Pharmacology: Bernard Stiegler’s Theory of Technics.” Aeon Magazine. (under contract, 2024)

“Dialectics of the Anthropocene: Hegel for the Last Generation.” Philosophical Salon. June 12, 2023. https://thephilosophicalsalon.com/dialectics-of-the-anthropocene-hegel-for-the-last-generation/

“Jussi Parikka’s Operational Images.” The Brooklyn Rail, October 1, 2023. https://brooklynrail.org/2023/10/art_books/Jussi-Parikkas-Operational-Images

“Technology after Hegemony: On Yuk Hui’s Art and Cosmotechnics.” Los Angeles Review of Books, April 1, 2022. https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/technology-after-hegemony-on-yuk-huis-art-and-cosmotechnics/

“Melville and the Media: A Conversation with Bernhard Siegert, Markus Krajewski, and Harun Maye.” Los Angeles Review of Books, August 1, 2019. https://lareviewofbooks.org/article/melville-and-the-media-a-conversation-with-bernhard-siegert-markus-krajewski-and-harun-maye/

Catalogue Essays

“The Anthropocene at the Fair.” The World on View: Objects from Universal Expositions, 1851-1915. ed: Andre Dombrowski. Head Curator: Heather Gibson Moqtaderi. Arthur Ross Gallery, 2018.

Book Reviews

Review of Robert E. Mottram and Christopher R. Clason (eds.). Assembly and its Other in German Romantic Literature and Thought: The Inexhaustible Gathering. Liverpool University Press, 2022 in The German Quarterly 97:2 (2024) (forthcoming).

Review of Erich Hörl, Nelly Y. Pinkrah, and Lotte Warnsholdt (eds.). Critique and the Digital. Diaphanes, 2021 in Theory, Culture and Society, 2021, https://www.theoryculturesociety.org/blog/hoerl-pinkrah-warnsholdt-critique-and-the-digital.

Review of Amanda Jo Godstein. Sweet Science: Romantic Materialism and the New Logics of Life. University of Chicago Press, 2017 in Goethe Yearbook 28 (2021): 385-386, https://doi.org/10.1353/gyr.2021.0035.