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The Resource Environments in science fiction : essays on alternative spaces, edited by Susan M. Bernardo

Environments in science fiction : essays on alternative spaces, edited by Susan M. Bernardo

Label
Environments in science fiction : essays on alternative spaces
Title
Environments in science fiction
Title remainder
essays on alternative spaces
Statement of responsibility
edited by Susan M. Bernardo
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book focuses especially on science fiction that includes depictions of the future. There are ecocritical texts that deal with space/place and science fiction criticism that deals with dystopias but there is no other collection that focuses on the intersection of the two"--
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
809.3/8762
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3433.6
LC item number
.E73 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bernardo, Susan M.
Series statement
Critical explorations in science fiction and fantasy
Series volume
44
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction
  • Future, The, in literature
  • Dystopias in literature
  • Ecocriticism
Label
Environments in science fiction : essays on alternative spaces, edited by Susan M. Bernardo
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223116610065
  • 31223116610057
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Heterotopian possibilities in science fictions by Stephen Baxter, Terry Pratchett, Samuel Delany and Ursula K. Le Guin / Lauren J. Lacey -- Acceptance of the marginalized in Marge Piercy's He, She, It and Melissa Scott's Trouble and her friends / Melanie A. Marotta -- Anathem's flows of power : state space and nomadology on a cloistered planet / Jonathan P. Lewis -- Karel Čapek's War with the newts : deterritorializing land and language / Adam Lawrence -- Mary Shelley's literary laboratory : Frankenstein and the emergence of the modern laboratory in nineteenth-century Europe / Matthew Hadley -- Ectopian London : Morris's Geography of conservation / Margaret S. Kennedy -- Underworlds of despair and hope in Cormac McCarthy's The road / Justin T. Noetzel -- The silence of the subaltern : the rejection of history and language in Amitav Ghosh's The Calcutta chromosome / Shayani Bhattacharya -- A case of terraphilia : longing for place and community in Philip K. Dick's Do androids dream of electric sheep? / Susan M. Bernardo -- Discursive transgressions and ideological negotiations : from Orwell's 1984 to Butler's Parable of the sower / Keith Elphick
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 195 pages
Isbn
9780786475797
Lccn
2014003861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40023495004
System control number
  • 862101844
  • (OCoLC)862101844
Label
Environments in science fiction : essays on alternative spaces, edited by Susan M. Bernardo
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223116610065
  • 31223116610057
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Heterotopian possibilities in science fictions by Stephen Baxter, Terry Pratchett, Samuel Delany and Ursula K. Le Guin / Lauren J. Lacey -- Acceptance of the marginalized in Marge Piercy's He, She, It and Melissa Scott's Trouble and her friends / Melanie A. Marotta -- Anathem's flows of power : state space and nomadology on a cloistered planet / Jonathan P. Lewis -- Karel Čapek's War with the newts : deterritorializing land and language / Adam Lawrence -- Mary Shelley's literary laboratory : Frankenstein and the emergence of the modern laboratory in nineteenth-century Europe / Matthew Hadley -- Ectopian London : Morris's Geography of conservation / Margaret S. Kennedy -- Underworlds of despair and hope in Cormac McCarthy's The road / Justin T. Noetzel -- The silence of the subaltern : the rejection of history and language in Amitav Ghosh's The Calcutta chromosome / Shayani Bhattacharya -- A case of terraphilia : longing for place and community in Philip K. Dick's Do androids dream of electric sheep? / Susan M. Bernardo -- Discursive transgressions and ideological negotiations : from Orwell's 1984 to Butler's Parable of the sower / Keith Elphick
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 195 pages
Isbn
9780786475797
Lccn
2014003861
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40023495004
System control number
  • 862101844
  • (OCoLC)862101844

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