Science Fiction

Escape Velocity: American Science Fiction Film, 1950–1982  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Jan. 13, 2017
Escape Velocity: American Science Fiction Film, 1950–1982

Bradley Schaue, "Escape Velocity: American Science Fiction Film, 1950–1982"
ISBN: 0819576581, 081957659X | 2016 | EPUB | 288 pages | 8 MB

Dieter Wuckel, Bruce Cassiday, "The Illustrated History of Science Fiction"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Jan. 9, 2017
Dieter Wuckel, Bruce Cassiday, "The Illustrated History of Science Fiction"

Dieter Wuckel, Bruce Cassiday, "The Illustrated History of Science Fiction"
Ungar Pub Co | 1989 | ISBN: 0804429847 | English | PDF | 251 pages | 41.6 MB

This East German view of science fiction will surprise American fans. The authors characterize American science fiction as "trivial" and "frivolous." In its particularly East European slant, the book resembles Franz Rottensteiner's The Science Fiction Book: An Illustrated History ( LJ 10/1/75)…

Brian Ash, "The Visual Encyclopedia of Science Fiction"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Jan. 9, 2017
Brian Ash, "The Visual Encyclopedia of Science Fiction"

Brian Ash, "The Visual Encyclopedia of Science Fiction"
Harmony | 1977 | ISBN: 0517531755 | English | PDF | 352 pages | 87.8 MB

There were a few attempts at putting together "comprehensive" science fiction encyclopedias before the 1970s, but that decade and the next really saw an explosion in both the big, glossy, heavily illustrated surveys of the field, and in the more scholarly and penetrating histories and explorations of what had become a huge genre. …
Silent Interviews: On Language, Race, Sex, Science Fiction, and Some Comics—A Collection of Written Interviews

Samuel R. Delany, "Silent Interviews: On Language, Race, Sex, Science Fiction, and Some Comics—A Collection of Written Interviews"
ISBN: 0819562807 | 1994 | EPUB | 334 pages | 2 MB

The Jewel-Hinged Jaw: Notes on the Language of Science Fiction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Jan. 9, 2017
The Jewel-Hinged Jaw: Notes on the Language of Science Fiction

Samuel R. Delany, "The Jewel-Hinged Jaw: Notes on the Language of Science Fiction"
ISBN: 081956883X | 2009 | EPUB | 288 pages | 1 MB

The Emergence of Latin American Science Fiction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Jan. 9, 2017
The Emergence of Latin American Science Fiction

Rachel Haywood Ferreira, "The Emergence of Latin American Science Fiction"
ISBN: 0819570818, 0819570826 | 2011 | EPUB | 320 pages | 3 MB

Imagining Urban Futures: Cities in Science Fiction and What We Might Learn from Them  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Jan. 9, 2017
Imagining Urban Futures: Cities in Science Fiction and What We Might Learn from Them

Carl Abbott, "Imagining Urban Futures: Cities in Science Fiction and What We Might Learn from Them"
ISBN: 0819576719 | 2016 | EPUB | 276 pages | 5 MB

Critical Theory and Science Fiction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Jan. 9, 2017
Critical Theory and Science Fiction

Carl Freedman, "Critical Theory and Science Fiction"
ISBN: 0819563986, 0819563994 | 2000 | EPUB | 228 pages | 2 MB

James Gunn, "The New Encyclopedia of Science Fiction"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Jan. 9, 2017
James Gunn, "The New Encyclopedia of Science Fiction"

James Gunn, "The New Encyclopedia of Science Fiction"
Viking | 1988 | ISBN: 067081041X | English | PDF | 544 pages | 94.8 MB

From 19th-century beginnings to the cutting edge of "Cyberpunk", science fiction has powerfully gripped the modern imagination. Gunn explores the fascinating landscape of how science fiction became what it is today. An eye-opener for every fan of the genre. 8 pages of full-color illustrations. …
We Modern People: Science Fiction and the Making of Russian Modernity (Early Classics of Science Fiction)

We Modern People: Science Fiction and the Making of Russian Modernity (Early Classics of Science Fiction) by Anindita Banerjee
English | January 3, 2013 | ISBN: 0819573345, 0819573337 | EPUB | 230 pages | 1.5 MB