Frankenstein: Annotated for Scientists, Engineers, and Creators of All Kinds. MIT Press, May 2017.
What Algorithms Want: Imagination in the Age of Computing. MIT Press, March 2017.
Hieroglyph: Stories and Visions for a Better Future, edited by Ed Finn and Kathryn Cramer, William Morrow, September 2014.
Michael Simeone, Advaith Gundavajhala Venkata Koundinya, Anandh Ravi Kumar and Ed Finn. “Towards a Poetics of Strangeness: Experiments in Classifying Language of Technological Novelty.” Journal of Cultural Analytics September 8, 2017.
Peter Nagy, Ruth Wylie, Joey Eschrich, and Ed Finn. “Why Frankenstein is a Stigma Among Scientists.” Science and Engineering Ethics, 2017.
Megan K. Halpern, Jathan Sadowski, Joey Eschrich, Ed Finn, David H. Guston. “Stitching Together Creativity and Responsibility: Interpreting Frankenstein Across Disciplines.” Bulletin of Science, Technology and Society Vol. 36, no. 1, 2016.
“Field Notes from the Future of Publishing,” electronic book review, October 5 2014.
“Revenge of the Nerd: Junot Díaz and the Networks of American Literary Imagination.” Digital Humanities Quarterly 7.1, Summer 2013.
“Becoming Yourself: David Foster Wallace and the Afterlife of Reception.” The Legacy of David Foster Wallace: Critical and Creative Assessments, eds. Lee Konstantinou and Samuel Cohen, University of Iowa Press, 2012.
A modified version of the above has also been published as:
“New Literary Cultures: Mapping the Digital Networks of Toni Morrison” From Codex to Hypertext: Reading at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century, ed. Anouk Lang, University of Massachusetts Press, 2012.
Selected Articles in Popular Media
“Can Coding the Brain Save or Destroy Us?” CNN Opinion. April 12, 2017.
“What if Computers Know You Better Than You Know Yourself?” Slate. March 4, 2014.
“Thought Experiments: Dreaming Up a Center for Science and the Imagination.”Asimov’s Science Fiction. October-November 2013.
“The Word E-Book Should Be Replaced With CodeX” (with Joey Eschrich). Slate. October 17, 2013.
“The Spark of Imagination.”Huffington Post. June 14, 2013.
“Guest Editorial: Celebrate National Science Fiction Day by Learning to Live in the Future.” Asimov’s Science Fiction. June 2013.
“Celebrate National Science Fiction Day by Learning to Live in the Future.”Slate. January 2, 2013.
“The Man with the Personalized Gun.” (with Dave Guston). Slate. November 14, 2012.
“Introducing the Center for Science and the Imagination.”Huffington Post. September 25, 2012.
“What is Science Fiction Good For?”Huffington Post June 4, 2012.
“Keeping It Real in Sci-Fi.”Slate 2 Dec. 2011.
“The Long Now.”Stanford Arcade 12 Sep. 2011.
A complete list of publications is available in my CV.