Publications in Progress



Das literarische Leben der Pflanzen: Poetiken des Botanischen, bilingual special issue of Literatur für Leser, published in August 2019 as vol. 40, no. 2 (2017), ed. by Joela Jacobs and Isabel Kranz

Plantarium: Human-Vegetal Ecologies, special issue of Catalyst: Feminism, Theory, and Technoscience, vol. 5, no. 2 (2019), ed. by Olga Cielemecka and Marianna Szczygielska

Plant Poetics, special issue of Plumwood Mountain: An Australian Journal of Ecopoetics and Ecopoetry, vol. 7, no. 1 (2020), ed. by John C. Ryan

Plants, esse arts + opinions, no. 99 (spring/summer 2020)

Plant Studies/Études Végétales, special issue of L’Esprit Créateur, ed. by Rachel Bouvet and Stephanie Posthumus (Winter 2020)

Trees, Emergence Magazine, no. 7 (2020)

Vegetal Entanglements, three-part special issue series of Antennae: The Journal of Nature in Visual Culture, ed. by Giovanni Aloi and Michael Marder (first issue published in 2020)


Arboreal Imaginaries, special issue of Green Letters, ed. by Helga Braunbeck and Solvejg Nitzke (forthcoming in December 2021)

Being Algae: Transformations in Water Plant Studies, ed. by Yogi Hale Hendlin, Sergio Mugnai, Natalia Derossi, Johanna Weggelaar (intended for Brill) 

Ecohorror, ed. by Christy Tidwell and Carter Soles

Performing Plants, special issue of Performance Philosophy, ed. by Prudence Gibson and Catriona Sandilands (forthcoming in October 2021)

Pflanzen und Literatur, ed. by Anke Kramer, Urte Stobbe, and Berbeli Wanning (forthcoming with Peter Lang in 2021)

Pflanzen: Kulturwissenschaftliches Handbuch, ed. by Isabel Kranz and Joela Jacobs (forthcoming with Metzler in 2022)

Plant Poetics: Literary Forms and Functions of the Vegetal, ed. by Joela Jacobs, Isabel Kranz, and Solvejg Nitzke (forthcoming with Brill in 2021)

Speculative Vegetation: Plants in Science Fiction, ed. by Katherine E. Bishop, Jerry Määttä, and David Higgins

Spiritual Vegetation: Vegetal Nature in Religious Contexts Across Medieval and Early Modern Europe, ed. by Guita Lamsechi and Beatrice Trînca

The Dreams of Plants, authored by Sarah Benharrech

The Mind of Plants, ed. by Patrícia Vieira, John C. Ryan, and Monica Gagliano (forthcoming with Synergetic Press in fall 2021)

The Representation of Plants in Children’s And Young Adult Literature, ed. by Melanie Duckworth and Lykke Guanio-Uluru

Trees in Nineteenth-Century English Fiction: The Silvicultural Novel, authored by Anna Burton (forthcoming with Routledge’s Environmental Humanities Series in early 2021)

Working with the Vegetal, special issue of Ruukku Journal, ed. by Annette Arlander, Jerry Määttä, Malin Lobell and Janna Holmstedt