SubStance is now published by Johns Hopkins University Press. It is a major interdisciplinary journal with a reputation for excellence, known for fostering new forms of thinking about literature and promoting a dialogue between contemporary theory and a multifaceted outside.

We proudly introduce a digital platform of the publication. Consistent with the journal’s modus operandi, it features hybrid work that generates challenging conceptual frameworks, work that represents something more than a style, or, rather, truly a style: a creative way to address and express ideas or concepts, to push literary thought and thought about literature into new territories.

Journal Supplements
Intermedial content supplemental to specific issues of SubStance.
A series of born-digital works of experimental theory.


S U B S T A N C E 147
Dismantling the Man-Machine
Edited by Pierre Cassou-Noguès

Supplements to the Issue




S U B S T A N C E 146
Rock Records
Guest Editors: Paul A. Harris,
Richard Turner, & A.J. Nocek
Supplements to the issue

S U B S T A N C E 145
Isabelle Stengers and the Dramatization of Philosophy
Guest Editor: Martin Savransky

S U B S T A N C E 144
Articles on asceticism, Proust, monotony,
Whitehead, and more…

S U B S T A N C E 143
Rebel Lines: Comics and the Anarchist Imagination
Guest Editors: Frederik Byrn Køhlert & Ole Birk Laursen

S U B S T A N C E 142
Assemblages: (Pre)Political, Ethical and Ontological Perspectives
Guest Editors: Razvan Amironesei & Jon Bialecki

S U B S T A N C E 141
Cinematic Thinking: Film and/as Ethics
Guest Editors: Robert Sinnerbrink & LIsa Trahair

S U B S T A N C E 140
Neuroscience and Fiction
Editor: Pierre Cassou-Noguès

S U B S T A N C E 139
Looking Outside: an Eclectic issue

S U B S T A N C E 138
Editor: Eric Méchoulan

S U B S T A N C E 137
Translation Matters
Guest Editors: André Habib & Marc-Alexandre Reinhardt

S U B S T A N C E 136
David Mitchell in the Labyrinth of Time
Editor: Paul A. Harris
Introduction: David Mitchell in the Labyrinth of Time
Paul A. Harris
David Mitchell in the Laboratory of Time: An Interview with the Author
Paul A. Harris

S U B S T A N C E 135
The Archimedean Point in Modernity
Guest Editors: Jocelyn Holland & Edgar Landgraf

S U B S T A N C E 134
Fabled thought: On Jacques Derrida’s The Beast & the Sovereign
Guest Editors: Matthew Chrulew & Chris Danta

S U B S T A N C E 133
French Cinema and the Crises of Globalization
Guest Editors: Nathalie Rachlin & Rosemarie Scullion

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