Michael Saler

Michael Saler is Professor of History at the University of California, Davis. His research interests include modern European intellectual and cultural history and modern British history. He is the author of As If: Modern Enchantment and the Literary Prehistory of Virtual Reality (Oxford University Press, 2012) and The Avant-Garde in Interwar England: Medieval Modernism and the London Underground (Oxford University Press, 2001); co-editor of The Re-Enchantment of the World: Secular Magic in a Rational Age (Stanford University Press, 2009) and editor of the forthcoming The Fin-de-siècle World.