Melissa Monique Littlefield

Professor, English

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Research Output

2018

Instrumental Intimacy: EEG Wearables and Neuroscientific Control

Littlefield, M. M., Feb 2018, Johns Hopkins University Press. 176 p.

Research output: Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook

2017

"A Mind Plague on Both Your Houses": Imagining the Impact of the Neuro-Turn on the Neurosciences

Littlefield, M. M., Feb 13 2017, The Human Sciences after the Decade of the Brain. Leefmann, J. & Hildt, E. (eds.). Elsevier Inc., p. 198-213 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2016

Editorial introduction

Littlefield, M. M. & Sudan, R., Jan 1 2016, In : Configurations. 24, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Rethinking Peer-Review Processes: Expertise Across the Neuroscience/Humanities Gap

Littlefield, M. M., Apr 2 2016, In : AJOB Neuroscience. 7, 2, p. 99-101 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2015

Being asked to tell an unpleasant truth about another person activates anterior insula and medial prefrontal cortex

Littlefield, M. M., Fitzgerald, D., Knudsen, K. J., Tonks, J. & Dietz, M. J., Oct 20 2015, In : Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 9, OCTOBER, 553.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

From Handwriting to 'Brain' Writing: Graphology and the Neuroscientific Turn

Littlefield, M. M., 2015, Writing PostHumanism, Posthuman Writing. Dobrin, S. I. (ed.). Parlor Press, p. 214-233 (New Media Theory).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2014

Ambivalence, equivocation, and the politics of experimental knowledge: A transdisciplinary neuroscience encounter

Fitzgerald, D., Littlefield, M. M., Knudsen, K. J., Tonks, J. & Dietz, M. J., Oct 8 2014, In : Social Studies of Science. 44, 5, p. 701-721 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Contextualizing Neuro-Collaborations: Reflections on a transdisciplinary fMRI lie detection experiment

Littlefield, M. M., Fitzgerald, D., Knudsen, K., Tonks, J. & Dietz, M. J., Mar 31 2014, In : Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 8, MAR, 149.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2013

Review: H. Shpayer-Makov's The Ascent of the Detective: Police Sleuths in Victorian and Edwardian England

Littlefield, M. M., Dec 1 2013, In : Crime, Media, Culture. 9, 3, p. 324-326 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalBook/Film/Article review

2012

Editorial Statement

Littlefield, M. M. & Sudan, R., Sep 1 2012, In : Configurations. 20, 3, p. 209-212 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Introduction: Theorizing the Neuroscientific Turn—Critical Perspectives on a Translational Discipline

Littlefield, M. M. & Johnson, J. M., Jan 1 2012, The Neuroscientific Turn: Transdisciplinarity in the Age of the Brain. Littlefield, M. M. & Johnson, J. M. (eds.). Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, p. 1-25 25 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Reading Technology and Literature in the Twentieth Century

Littlefield, M. M. & Black, M., Oct 2012, Technology and Humanity. Colatrella, C. (ed.). Ipswich: Salem Press, p. 46-62 (Critical Insights).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Neuroscientific Turn: Transdisciplinarity in the Age of the Brain

Littlefield, M. M. (ed.) & Johnson, J. M. (ed.), 2012, Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. 268 p.

Research output: Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook

2011

Lost and Found in Translation: Popular Neuroscience and the Emerging Neurodisciplines

Johnson, J. M. & Littlefield, M. M., 2011, Sociological Reflections on the Neurosciences. Pickersgill, M. & Van Keulen, I. (eds.). Emerald Group Publishing Ltd., Vol. 13. p. 279-297 19 p. 1959030. (Advances in Medical Sociology; vol. 13).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The Lying Brain: Lie Detection in Science and Science Fiction

Littlefield, M. M., Dec 1 2011, Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press. 203 p.

Research output: Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook

2010

A response to Susan Scott Parrish

Littlefield, M., Mar 1 2010, In : American Literary History. 22, 2, p. 302-306 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

A response to Susan Scott Parrish

Littlefield, M., Oct 18 2010, In : Early American Literature. 45, 2, p. 275-279 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Feminist Science Studies

Squier, S. M. & Littlefield, M. M., Jul 21 2010, The Routledge Companion to Literature and Science. Clarke, B. & Rossini, M. (eds.). New York: Routledge, p. 312-322 11 p. (Routledge Literature Companions).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Matter for Thought: The Psychon in Neurology, Psychology and American Culture, 1927–1943

Littlefield, M. M., Jan 1 2010, Neurology and Modernity: A Cultural History of Nervous Systems, 1800-1950. Salisbury, L. & Shail, A. (eds.). Palgrave Macmillan, p. 267-286 20 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2009
2005

Representation and Technology

Littlefield, M. M., May 19 2005, Science, Technology, and Society: An Encyclopedia. Restivo, S. (ed.). New York: Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

2004

Feminist Theory and/of Science

Squier, S. & Littlefield, M. M., Aug 1 2004, In : Feminist Theory. 5, 2, 110 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

Introduction: Feminist Theory and/of Science

Squier, S. & Littlefield, M. M., Aug 2004, In : Feminist Theory. 5, 2, p. 123-126 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle