Andrew McMurry introduces Katherine Acheson’s review of Radiant
Textuality, declaring that Acheson’s illuminated critique exemplifies what’s missing in McGann: the use of design not just to illustrate prose but also to extend a textual engagement.
Author: Andrew McMurry
Andrew McMurry is an associate professor at the University of Waterloo. He specializes in environmental discourse. With Katherine Acheson, also of the University of Waterloo, he has been working on a project called In Multimedias Res: Towards a Rhetoric of the Digital Humanities, which analyzes strategies for conducting scholarly argument using multimedia. He is the author of Environmental Renaissance: Emerson, Thoreau, and the Systems of Nature (2003).