Joshua Fagan specializes in American and British literature of the nineteenth century. His current project focuses on the intersection of literature, myth, and impermanence in the aftermath of Darwin and industrialization. His essay on the relation between the premodern and naturalistic transcendence in Robert Frost’s poetry was published in The Robert Frost Review. He is the founder and editor-in-chief of the literary speculative-fiction publication Orion’s Belt. His YouTube channel has received over 1.6 million views.