Rone Shavers argues that making readers aware of subjugation - the strategy of Harold Jaffe’s False Positive - exposes little and hardly changes our relation to power.
Author: Rone Shavers
Rone Shavers is Assistant Professor of English at The College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY where he teaches courses in creative writing and contemporary literature. His collaborative critical projects include Paper Empire: William Gaddis and the World System (University of Alabama Press), with Joseph Tabbi; and a special issue devoted to the emergent literary genre known as "Afro-Futurism" for the journal Science Fiction Studies, with Mark Bould. At present, he is co-editing, with Eric Dean Rasmussen, a collection of critical essays on and around American Genius: A Comedy, by novelist Lynne Tillman.