Creative Research

  • International Travel and Research Grant, University of Utah, 2017, for research in Berlin. Literary Arts, completed 05/2017.
  • URC Faculty Research & Creative Grant, 2017, for research in Berlin. Literary Arts, completed 05/2017.
  • University Research Committee & Creative Grant, University of Utah, 2014, for research of Knossos etc. on Crete. Literary Arts, refereed, completed 06/2014.
  • International Travel and Research Grant, University of Utah, 2014, for research at Knossos etc. on Crete. Literary Arts, refereed, completed 06/2014.

Presentations

  • Zoom reading from & discussion of my novel My Red Heaven with graduate students, California State University, Sacramento, California. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2020.
  • Zoom reading from & discussion of my novel My Red Heaven with graduate students, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2020.
  • Google Meet discussion of my novel Anxious Pleasures and my creative-writing textbook Architectures of Possibility with AP literature and creative-writing classes, Central High School, Westosha, Wisconsin. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2020.
  • Google Meet discussion of my creative-writing textbook Architectures of Possibility and short story “Menaced by the Nightngale” with creative-writing class, Central High School, Westosha, Wisconsin. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/2020.
  • Fiction Reading, City Arts Virtual Reading Series, Salt Lake City, Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2020.
  • Fiction Reading, Powerhouse Arena, Brooklyn, New York. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2020.
  • Fiction Reading, Unnamable Books, Brooklyn, New York. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2020.
  • Fiction Reading, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, Louisiana. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2020.
  • Virtual Classroom Visit About My Red Heaven, San Diego State University, San Diego, California. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2020.
  • Fiction Reading, Hobart & William Smith Colleges, Geneva, New York. Presentation, Presented, 03/2020.
  • Fiction Reading, Utah Valley University, Orem, Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/2020.
  • Fiction Reading, Powell’s Bookstore, Portland, Oregon. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/2020.
  • Fiction Reading, King’s English Bookshop, Salt Lake City, Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/2020.
  • Fiction Reading, Weber State University, Ogden, Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/2020.
  • Fiction Reading, City Art, Salt Lake City, Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/02/2019.
  • "The Museum of Alternative History,” &NOW Festival of Innovative Writing, University of Washington, Bothell, Washington. Conference Paper, Presented, 09/01/2019.
  • Fiction Reading, Fiction Collective Two: Performance & Conversation, &NOW Festival of Innovative Writing, University of Washington, Bothell, Washington. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/01/2019.
  • Fiction Reading, University of Texas, Austin, Texas. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/01/2019.
  • Fiction Reading, Finch Lane Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/18/2019.
  • World premiere of “We Held Hands,” collaboration with composer Sandeep Bhagwati around the Fukushima disaster, Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin, Germany, January 2019; text read at the library of École Normale Supérieure, Paris, France, April 2019. Other, Presented, 04/05/2019.
  • Fiction Reading, Festival of Language, Ford’s Food & Drink, Portland, Oregon. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/09/2019.
  • Fiction Reading, Erickson Gallery, Portland, Oregon. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/08/2019.
  • Fiction Reading, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/14/2019.
  • Fiction Reading, City Art, Salt Lake City Public Library, Salt Lake, Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/06/2019.
  • Thrinos [musical composition by Gene Coleman based on my novel Dreamlives of Debris], performed at Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, February 2019; California State University-Fullerton, Fullerton, California, February 2019; Montreal New Music Festival, March 2019. Other, Presented, 02/01/2019.
  • "There's No Place Like Time: A Novel You Can Walk Through" (Craft Talk) and Fiction Reading, Black Mountain Institute, University of Nevada - Las Vegas, Las Vegas, Nevada, November 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2017.
  • Skype discussion of my novel Anxious Pleasures with AP class, Central High School, Westosha, Wisconsin, November 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2017.
  • Fiction Reading & Graduate Class Visit, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, November 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2017.
  • Kokhlos [musical composition by Gene Coleman based on my novel Dreamlives of Debris], performed at The Algo Project, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 2017. Other, Presented, 11/2017.
  • Fiction Reading & Class Visit, Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center (sponsored by the University of Buffalo Exhibit X Reading Series), Buffalo, New York, October 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2017.
  • Fiction Reading, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois, October 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2017.
  • Kokhlos [musical composition by Gene Coleman based on my novel Dreamlives of Debris], performed at International Electroacoustic Music Festival, Rome, Italy, October, 2017. Other, Presented, 10/2017.
  • Fiction Reading, Talk on Intertextuality, & Craft Lecture, Colorado College, Colorado Springs, Colorado, September 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/2017.
  • "Dreamlives of Debris: Reading the Past as the Present Future," Fall Convergence, University of Washington, Bothell, Washington, September 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/2017.
  • Fiction Reading, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California, September 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/2017.
  • Fiction Reading & Class Visit, San Diego State University, San Diego, California, September 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/2017.
  • Fiction Reading/Sound Experiment/Video based on my novel Dreamlives of Debris, with Irish composer & sound artist Karen Power, and videographer Andi Olsen, DAADGalerie, Berlin, Germany, May 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/2017.
  • "The Transmedial Moment," Momentum Gallery, Berlin, Germany, May 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/2017.
  • 2017 There's No Place Like Time: A Novel You Can Walk Through, multimodal installation, Momentum Gallery, Berlin: May 2017. Other, Presented, 05/2017.
  • Screening, Dreamlives of Debris [collaborative video based on my novel, with music by Karen Power and video by Andi Olsen], Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, Oregon, April 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/2017.
  • Fiction Reading, Franklin Park Reading Series, Brooklyn, New York, April 2017. Presentation, Presented, 04/2017.
  • Fiction Reading, Finch Lane Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah, April 2017. Presentation, Presented, 04/2017.
  • Fiction Reading, Oregon City Public Library, Oregon City, Oregon, April 2017. Presentation, Presented, 04/2017.
  • Fiction Reading, Another Read Through Bookstore, Portland, Oregon, April 2017. Presentation, Presented, 04/2017.
  • Presentation about There's No Place Like Time [collaborative multi-modal installation], Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, Illinois, March 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2017.
  • Fiction Reading, Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin, March 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2017.
  • There's No Place Like Time: A Novel You Can Walk Through, multimodal installation, Lake Forest College: March 2017. Other, Presented, 03/2017.
  • Collaborative Sound Experiment based on my novel Dreamlives of Debris, with Irish composer & sound artist Karen Power, Nova, RTÉ Lyric FM (Irish Radio), Ireland, March 2017. Other, Presented, 03/2017.
  • Screening, Dreamlives of Debris [collaborative video based on my novel, with music by Karen Power and video by Andi Olsen], City Art, Salt Lake City Public Library, Salt Lake, Utah, March 2017. Presentation, Presented, 03/2017.
  • There's No Place Like Time: A Novel You Can Walk Through, multimodal installation, New Hampshire Institute of Art: February 2017. Other, Presented, 02/2017.
  • Presentation about There's No Place Like Time [collaborative multi-modal installation], Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Salt Lake City, Utah, January 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/2017.
  • Fiction Reading, Writers Resist, The Mandate Press, Salt Lake City, Utah, January 2017. Presentation, Presented, 01/2017.
  • Skype discussion of my novel Calendar of Regrets with English class, Abingdon-Avon High School, Abingdon, Illinois, January 2017. Presentation, Presented, 01/2017.
  • Skype discussion of my novel Anxious Pleasures with AP class, Central High School, Westosha, Wisconsin, January 2017. Presentation, Presented, 01/2017.
  • Fiction Reading & Class Visit, Kelly Writers Series, DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, October 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2016.
  • Fiction Reading & Artist’s Talk, University Gallery, Texas A&M, Commerce, Texas, September 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/2016.
  • Afternoon Lecture entitled “Collaboration: An Aesthetics of Unlearning,” followed by evening Fiction Reading, Eastern Oregon University, La Grande, Oregon, June 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 06/2016.
  • Kokhlos [musical composition by Gene Coleman based on my novel Dreamlives of Debris], performed at California State University – Los Angeles, April 2016; California State University – Fullerton April 2016; Slought Foundation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, April 2016; Festpiel, Tolstefanz, Germany; New Zealand School of Music, Wellington; University of Auckland, New Zealand; Conservatorio, Cuneo, Italy, October, 2016. Other, Presented, 04/2016.
  • Fiction Reading & Sound Experiment based on my novel Dreamlives of Debris, with Irish composer & sound artist Karen Power, DAADGalerie, Berlin, Germany, March 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2016.
  • Fiction Reading & Presentation on Historiographic Metafiction in My Work, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland, March 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2016.
  • Fiction Reading & Presentation on Historiographic Metafiction in My Work, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany, January 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/2016.
  • Fiction Reading, St. George’s English Bookshop, Berlin, Germany, December 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 12/15/2015.
  • Artists Talk (with Andi Olsen), There’s No Place Like Time finissage, Greenhouse Galerie, Berlin, Germany, November 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/20/2015.
  • Fiction Reading & Presentation on Multimodal Installation There’s No Place Like Time, University of Rouen, Rouen, France, November 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/19/2015.
  • Fiction Reading, Greenhouse Galerie, Berlin, Germany, November 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/09/2015.
  • Fiction Reading & Interview, Internationales Literaturfestival, Literaturhaus, Berlin, Germany, September 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/08/2015.
  • Fiction Reading, Art Barn, Salt Lake City, Utah, April 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/23/2015.
  • Fiction Reading, Instinct Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/09/2015.
  • Fiction Reading, Festival of Language, AWP, Minneapolis, Minnesota, April 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/09/2015.
  • Classroom Visit to Living Writers, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, April 2015. Other, Presented, 04/02/2015.
  • Fiction Reading, Dikeou Pop-Up Gallery, Denver, Colorado, March 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/18/2015.
  • Fiction Reading, Utah Valley University, Orem, Utah, March 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/18/2015.
  • Fiction Reading & Conversation with Graduate Students, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, February 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/25/2015.
  • Fiction Reading, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico, February 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/02/2015.
  • Fiction Reading, The Alta Club, Salt Lake City, Utah, January 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/21/2015.
  • Fiction Reading, Texas A&M, Commerce, Texas, November 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/20/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, Independent Publishers Resource Center, Portland, Oregon, November 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/14/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, Oregon City Library, Oregon City, Oregon, November 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/13/2014.
  • Exhibition, The Future of Reading? An Exhibition of Digital Literature, Bank Street Arts, Sheffield, United Kingdom, 22 October – 14 November 2014. [The hypermedial iteration of my novel 10:01, created in collaboration with Tim Guthrie, displayed.]. Other, Presented, 10/22/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, High Horse Bar, Amherst, Massachusetts, October 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/16/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, Kelly Writers House, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/16/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, October 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/16/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, October 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/10/2014.
  • Keynote, Eastern Oregon Word Round-Up, Tamastslikt Cultural Institute, Umatilla Indian Reservation, Pendleton, Oregon, October 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/04/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, Eastern Oregon Word Round-Up, Tamastslikt Cultural Institute, Umatilla Indian Reservation, Pendleton, Oregon, October 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/04/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, The Poetry Center, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California, September 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/25/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, Salt Lake City Public Library, Salt Lake City, Utah, September 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/18/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, Ken Sanders Rare Books, Salt Lake City, Utah, September 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/04/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, Sharon Arts Center Gallery, Peterborough, New Hampshire, June 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 06/18/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, St. George’s English Bookshop, Berlin, Germany, May 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/22/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, Art Barn, Salt Lake City, UT, April 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/24/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, John Carroll University, Cleveland, Ohio, April 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/16/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, M.I.T. Comparative Media Studies/Writing Program, Boston, Massachusetts, April 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/02/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, Buffalo Small Press Book Fair, Buffalo, New York, April 2014, and Classroom Visit, Medaille College, Buffalo, New York, April 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/01/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, The King’s English Bookshop, Salt Lake City, Utah, March 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/19/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, Unnamable Books, Brooklyn, New York, March 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/11/2014.
  • Fiction Reading & Classroom Visit, Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, March 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/05/2014.
  • Fiction Reading, National English Literary Museum/Eastern Star Press Museum, Grahamstown, South Africa, October 2013. Presentation, Presented, 10/2013.
  • Video Conference about Architectures of Possibility: After Innovative Writing with Fiction Workshop, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2012.
  • Fiction Reading, San Diego State University, San Diego, California. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2012.
  • Fiction Reading and Talk, “Modes of Not Knowing Nietzsche: Fictional Biography,” University of Minnesota-Morris, Morris, Minnesota. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2012.
  • Fiction Reading, Mütter Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2012.
  • “The Uses of History in the Biographical Novel,” Institute for Advanced Study, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/2012.
  • Ben Marcus Roundtable, &Now Paris: New Writing in Paris, University of Paris, Sorbonne, Paris, France. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 06/2012.
  • The Collaborative Moment(s), &Now: New Writing in Paris, University of Paris, Sorbonne, Paris, France. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 06/2012.
  • Fiction Reading, &Now: New Writing in Paris, University of Paris, Sorbonne, Paris, France. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 06/2012.
  • Fiction Reading, Art Barn, Salt Lake City, Utah. Invited Talk/Keynote, Other, 04/2012.
  • Fiction Reading, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/2012.
  • “Geometry of the Novel,” AWP Conference, Chicago, Illinois. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/2012.
  • Fiction Reading, FC2 Flash Reading, Off-Site AWP Conference, Chicago, Illinois. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2012.
  • Fiction Reading, Art Institute of Chicago, Off-Site AWP Conference, Chicago, Illinois. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2012.
  • “Limit Texts Mattering,” Keynote, Conference on Intersemioticity, University of Paris, Sorbonne, Paris, France. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2012.
  • Fiction Reading, Festival of Language, Off-Site AWP Conference, Chicago, Illinois. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2012.
  • Visit to graduate seminar on intersemioticity, University of Paris, Sorbonne, Paris, France. Presentation, Presented, 03/2012.
  • Fiction Reading, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/2012.
  • Fiction Reading, Ada Books, Providence, Rhode Island. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 02/2012.

Languages

  • German, functional.
  • French, basic.

Publications

  • Lance Olsen (2020). Skin Elegies . Dzanc Books. Accepted, 12/2020.
  • Lance Olsen (2020). Skin Elegies. Sulfur Surrealist Jungle. Published, 09/2020.
  • Lance Olsen (2020). Sixteen Jackies, reprinted in Short Fiction in the American Voice issue: 57-67. New Letters. Published, 07/2020.
  • Lance Olsen (2020). Beautiful Boy Falling. Big Other. Published, 04/2020.
  • Lance Olsen (2020). White Silence: Frozen Music. The Brooklyn Rail. Published, 02/2020.
  • Lance Olsen (2020). Chocolate: The Heat of Our Thoughts. Vol. 1 Brooklyn. Published, 01/2020.
  • Lance Olsen (2020). My Red Heaven. Entropy. Published, 01/2020.
  • Lance Olsen (2020). Mother, Child: Art Doesn’t Help. Heavy Feather Review. Published, 01/2020.
  • Lance Olsen (2020). My Red Heaven. Dzanc Books. Published, 01/2020.
  • Lance Olsen (2020). Lance Olsen’s Playlist for His Novel ‘My Red Heaven. Largehearted Boy. Published, 01/2020.
  • Lance Olsen (2019). We Held Hands. Conjunctions. Published, 12/01/2019.
  • Lance Olsen (2019). Mixed Metaphor: Friezes, Frescoes, Papa. Ascent. Published, 11/01/2019.
  • Lance Olsen (2019). Yellow: One Hundred and Seventy Grams. Notre Dame Review. Published, 09/01/2019.
  • Lance Olsen (2019). Reading/Writing as Tangle: Metafiction as Motion. Revue Française d’Études Américaines. Published, 08/01/2019.
  • Lance Olsen (2019). The Noise Knowledge Makes. Witness. Published, 06/01/2019.
  • Lance Olsen (2019). Water Lily: Flames Inside a Telephone. Statorec. Published, 06/01/2019.
  • Lance Olsen (2019). What Happens Next. Hotel Amerika. Published, 05/01/2019.
  • Lance Olsen (2019). 169 Tweets on the Nature of Possibility. The Big Other. Published, 03/01/2019.
  • Lance Olsen (2019). Algebraic Sentences: Among Them, Dandelions. Diagram. Published, 01/16/2019.
  • Lance Olsen (2018). "Algebraic Sentences: Among Them, Dandelions". Diagram. Published, 08/2018.
  • Lance Olsen (2018). "I Spoke to Her as a Woman: She Answered Me as a Man". Golden Handcuffs Review. Published, 04/2018.
  • Lance Olsen (2018). “Berlin: Sky Waving Goodbye". Hairstreak Butterfly Review. Published, 03/2018.
  • Lance Olsen (2018). "Grammar: The Clatter of Time". South Carolina Review. Published, 02/2018.
  • “Not-Knowings: Debord’s Influence on Nabokov’s Real Life of Sebastian Knight,” Vladimir Nabokov et la France, ed. Yannike Chupin, Angès Edel-Roy, Monica Manolescu, and Lara Delage-Toriel (Strasbourg: Presses Universitaires de Strasbourg, 2017): 171-182. Published, 12/2017.
  • “Interview as Essay,” Divergent Trajectories: Interviews with Innovative Fiction Writers, ed. Flore Chevaillier (Columbus: Ohio State University Press, 2017): 160-81. Published, 10/2017.
  • “Wish Images: Asja, Architectonics,” Numero Cinq 8.8 (August 2017): numerocinqmagazine.com/2017/08/14/wish-images-asja-architectonics-excerpt-from-my-red-heaven-lance-olsen/. [Excerpt from novel-in-progress]. Published, 09/2017.
  • “Fifty Nouns of Noun,” The Oulipo, ed. Mark Nicholls and G.N. Forester (Singapore: Verbivoracious Press, 2017): 237-238. Published, 06/2017.
  • “My Red Heaven: An Excerpt,” Weber 33.2 (Spring/Summer 2017): 111-21. Published, 06/2017.
  • “Blue: A Chair is a Very Difficult Object,” Conjunctions 68 (Spring 2017): 130-8. [Excerpt from novel-in-progress]. Published, 05/2017.
  • Lance Olsen (2017). Dreamlives of Debris. Dzanc. Published, 04/2017.
  • “Dreamlives of Debris: An Excerpt,” Arcturus 14 March 2017: arcturus. chireviewofbooks.com/dreamlives-of-debris-1b3fd806c82c#.3ez6z94e2. Published, 03/2017.
  • “Frankenstein in Palestine, or: Postmodernism in Appalachia (A Dialogue of Sorts Between Gurney Norman and Lance Olsen)” co-authored with Gurney Norman, Pine Mountain Sand & Gravel 3.1 (1988): 77-100; reprinted in Quarried: Three Decades of Pine Mountain Sand and Gravel (Loveland, OH: Dos Madres, 2015 [pub. 2016]: 320 - 49. Published, 10/2016.
  • “There’s No Place Like Time: A Retrospective on the Films of Alana Olsen,” Notre Dame Review 42 (Summer 2016): 31-40. [Excerpt from novel-in-progress]. Published, 07/2016.
  • “Berlin: Skin Waving Goodbye,” Autre 1.1 (Spring 2016): no page numbers. [Excerpt from novel-in-progress]. Published, 05/2016.
  • “Dreamlives of Debris: An Excerpt,” Rampike 24.1 (Spring 2016): 38-40. [Excerpt from novel-in-progress; Canadian publication]. Published, 04/2016.
  • “Dreamlives of Debris,” Litscapes: Collected US Writing 2015, ed. Caitlin M. Alvarez and Kass Fleisher (Normal, IL: Steerage Press, 2015 [pub. 2016]): 280-6. Published, 03/2016.
  • “Dreamlives of Debris: An Excerpt,” BAX: Best American Experimental Writing 2015, ed. Douglas Kearney, Seth Abramson, and Jess Damiani (Middletown, CT 2015 [pub. 2016]): 223 - 31. Published, 02/2016.
  • There’s No Place Like Time: A Retrospective (Lake Forest, IL: &NOW Books, 2016). Published, 02/2016.
  • “Move Blue,” Golden Handcuffs Review 2:21 (December 2015): 36-39. Published, 12/01/2015.
  • “Ontological Metalepses, Unnatural Narratology, and Locality: A Politics of the [[Page ]] in Tomasula’s VAS and TOC,” Steve Tomasula: The Art and Science of New Media Fiction, ed. David Banash (New York: Bloomsbury, 2015): 209-223. Published, 11/01/2015.
  • “Raymond Federman — Double or Nothing,” Festschrift: The Syllabus, ed. G. N. Foreseter and M. J. Nicholls (Singapore: Verbivoracious Press, 2015): 70-1. Published, 09/01/2015.
  • How to Unfeel the Dead: New & Selected Fictions (Toronto, CA: Teksteditions, hardcover & trade paperback, 2014). Published, 10/31/2014.
  • “[[ there. ]]: an excerpt,” basalt 9.1 (Summer 2014): 1-2. Published, 08/14/2014.
  • “Music Playlist for [[ there. ]],” Largehearted Boy (July 2014): http://www.largeheartedboy.com/blog/archive/2014/07/book_notes_lanc_1.html. Published, 07/24/2014.
  • “Music Playlist for Theories of Forgetting,” Largehearted Boy (July 2014): http://www.largeheartedboy.com/blog/archive/2014/07/book_notes_lanc.html. Published, 07/24/2014.
  • “The Biographical Novel’s Practice of Not-Knowing,” Truthful Fictions, ed. Michael Lackey (New York: Bloomsbury, 2014): 193-203. Published, 07/15/2014.
  • “Blindmanning as Being,” 2paragraphs (June 2014): http://2paragraphs.com /2014/06/the-commitment-to-remain-curious/?se_id=. Published, 06/26/2014.
  • “[[ there. ]], Flashpoint 17 (Spring 2014): www.flashpointmag.com/olsenthere.htm. [Excerpt from [[ There. ]] ]. Published, 05/15/2014.
  • “Dreamlives of Debris,” Conjunctions 62 (Spring 2014): 63-77. [Excerpt from novel- in-progress]. Published, 05/01/2014.
  • [[ there. ]] (Fort Wayne, IN: Anti-Oedipus Books, 2014). Published, 03/29/2014.
  • “Theories of Forgetting,” Brooklyn Rail (March 2014): www.brooklynrail.org /2014/03/fiction/an-extract-from-theories-of-forgetting. [Excerpt from Theories of Forgetting]. Published, 03/14/2014.
  • Theories of Forgetting (Tuscaloosa, AL: Fiction Collective Two, 2014). Published, 02/28/2014.
  • “[[ there. ]],” The Collagist 55 (February 2014): http://www.dzancbooks.org/the- collagist/2014/2/2/there-by-lance-olsen-anti-oedipus.html. [Excerpt from book-in- progress]. Published, 02/28/2014.
  • Architectures of Possibility: After Innovative Writing (Washington, D.C.: Raw Dog Screaming Press). Published, 01/2012.
  • Calendar of Regrets (novel). FC2. Published, 09/2010.
  • Head in Flames (novel). Chiasmus Press. Published, 09/2009.
  • Anxious Pleasures (novel). Shoemaker & Hoard. Published, 01/2007.
  • Nietzsche's Kisses (novel). FC2. Published, 01/2006.
  • 10:01 (novel). Chiasmus Press. Published, 01/2005.
  • 10:01 (hypermedia). Electronic Literature Organization. Published, 01/2005.
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  • Hideous Beauties (stories). Eraserhead. Published, 01/2003.
  • Girl Imagined by Chance (novel). FC2. Published, 01/2002.
  • Freaknest (novel). Wordcraft. Published, 01/2000.
  • Sewing Shut My Eyes (stories). FC2. Published, 01/2000.
  • Rebel Yell: A Short Guide to Fiction Writing (textbook). Cambrian. Published, 01/1998.
  • Burnt (novel). Wordcraft. Published, 01/1996.
  • Time Famine (novel). Permeable Press. Published, 01/1996.
  • Lolita: A Janus Text (criticism). Twayne. Published, 01/1995.
  • In Memoriam to Postmodernism: Essays on the Avant-Pop (co-editor). San Diego State UP. Published, 01/1995.
  • Surfing Tomorrow: Essays on the Future of American Fiction (editor). Potpourri Press. Published, 01/1995.
  • Tonguing the Zeitgeist (novel). Permeable Press. Published, 01/1994.
  • Scherzi, I Believe (stories). Wordcraft. Published, 01/1994.
  • My Dates With Franz (stories). Bluestone Press. Published, 01/1993.
  • William Gibson (criticism). Starmont House. Published, 01/1992.
  • Live from Earth (novel). Available/Ballantine. Published, 01/1991.
  • Circus of the Mind in Motion: Postmodernism and the Comic Vision (criticism). Wayne State UP. Published, 01/1990.
  • Ellipse of Uncertainty: An Introduction to Postmodern Fantasy (criticism). Greenwood Press. Published, 01/1987.