Dennis Duncan

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Assistant: Seren Adams


Dennis Duncan is the Munby Fellow in Bibliography at the University of Cambridge, where he is writing a history of the book index from the middle ages to the era of the Kindle. His publications include Tom McCarthy: Critical Essays (2016) and Theory of The Great Game (2015), a selection of translations from the Surrealist magazine, Le Grand Jeu. He writes regularly for the TLS and is a member of the London Institute of 'Pataphysics.

His first book, INDEX, A HISTORY OF THE, will be published in 2020 in the UK by Penguin Press; in the US, by W. W. Norton; in Italy, by UTET; and in Germany by Verlag Antje Kunstmann.