Joseph Tabbi is an American academic and theorist who relocated to the University of Bergen in 2019.
He has made significant contributions to the field of experimental American fiction in both print and electronic media.
He is the author of Cognitive Fictions (2002) and Postmodern Sublime (1995). He edited The Bloomsbury Handbook of Electronic Literature (2017), and he continues to co-edit the scholarly journal electronic book review (ebr), which he founded in the mid-1990s with digital literary artist Mark Amerika and designwriter Anne Burdick.
In Bergen, he is a Principal Researcher for the e-Lit node in the Center for Digital Narrative.