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The Resource Edging into the future : science fiction and contemporary cultural transformation, edited by Veronica Hollinger and Joan Gordon

Edging into the future : science fiction and contemporary cultural transformation, edited by Veronica Hollinger and Joan Gordon

Label
Edging into the future : science fiction and contemporary cultural transformation
Title
Edging into the future
Title remainder
science fiction and contemporary cultural transformation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Veronica Hollinger and Joan Gordon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Edging into the Future' explores contemporary science fiction literature and media as imaginative expressions of an already science-fictional present and as literal descriptions of postmodern culture
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.0876209
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.S35
LC item number
E37 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hollinger, Veronica
  • Gordon, Joan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction, American
  • Science fiction, English
  • Popular culture
  • Popular culture
  • Popular culture
Label
Edging into the future : science fiction and contemporary cultural transformation, edited by Veronica Hollinger and Joan Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [251]-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "But aren't those just ... you know, metaphors?" Postmodern figuration in the science fiction of James Morrow and Gwyneth Jones
  • Brian Attebery
  • Sex/uality and the figure of the of the hermaphrodite in science fiction ; or, the revenge of Herculine Barbin
  • Wendy Pearson
  • Mutant youth : posthuman fantasies and high-tech consumption in 1990s science fiction
  • Rob Latham
  • "Going postal" : rage, science fiction, and the ends of the American subject
  • Roger Luckhurst
  • Apocalypse coma
  • Veronica Hollinger
  • Evaporating genre : strategies of dissolution in the postmodern fantastic
  • Kairos : the enchanted loom
  • Gwyneth Jones
  • Dead letters and their inheritors : ecospasmic crashes and the postmortal condition in Brian Stableford's histories of the future
  • Brian Stableford
  • Utopia, genocide, and the other
  • Joan Gordon
  • Dis-imagined communities : science fiction the the future of nations
  • Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, Jr
  • Gary K. Wolfe
  • Omniphage : rock'n'roll and avant-pop science fiction
  • Lance Olsen
  • Synthespians, virtual humans, and hypermedia : emerging contours of post-SF film
  • Brooks Landon
  • Staying with the body : narratives of the posthuman in contemporary science fiction
  • Jenny Wolmark
Control code
48177370
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 278 pages
Isbn
9780812236576
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001052530
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Edging into the future : science fiction and contemporary cultural transformation, edited by Veronica Hollinger and Joan Gordon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [251]-266) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "But aren't those just ... you know, metaphors?" Postmodern figuration in the science fiction of James Morrow and Gwyneth Jones
  • Brian Attebery
  • Sex/uality and the figure of the of the hermaphrodite in science fiction ; or, the revenge of Herculine Barbin
  • Wendy Pearson
  • Mutant youth : posthuman fantasies and high-tech consumption in 1990s science fiction
  • Rob Latham
  • "Going postal" : rage, science fiction, and the ends of the American subject
  • Roger Luckhurst
  • Apocalypse coma
  • Veronica Hollinger
  • Evaporating genre : strategies of dissolution in the postmodern fantastic
  • Kairos : the enchanted loom
  • Gwyneth Jones
  • Dead letters and their inheritors : ecospasmic crashes and the postmortal condition in Brian Stableford's histories of the future
  • Brian Stableford
  • Utopia, genocide, and the other
  • Joan Gordon
  • Dis-imagined communities : science fiction the the future of nations
  • Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, Jr
  • Gary K. Wolfe
  • Omniphage : rock'n'roll and avant-pop science fiction
  • Lance Olsen
  • Synthespians, virtual humans, and hypermedia : emerging contours of post-SF film
  • Brooks Landon
  • Staying with the body : narratives of the posthuman in contemporary science fiction
  • Jenny Wolmark
Control code
48177370
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 278 pages
Isbn
9780812236576
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001052530
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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