“One of the most revealing essays in the volume is Victoria N. Alexander’s examination of the way Nabokov’s views on butterfly evolution enlivened his imagination.”
April 6, 2016
New Republic Reviews Fine Lines
By VN Alexander
About VN Alexander
Victoria N. Alexander, Ph.D., is a literary fiction novelist. Her latest novel, Locus Amoenus, is a Dayton Literary Peace Prize nominee. Alexander is also a philosopher of science. She is a Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center alum, a Public Scholar for the New York Council for the Humanities and a director at the Dactyl Foundation, working on new and emerging concepts in science and encouraging interaction between the sciences and the arts. victorianalexander.com View all posts by VN Alexander
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by Victoria N. Alexander
Teleology is like a mistress to the biologist; he dare not be seen with her in public but cannot live without her –J. B. S. Haldane