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  1. Fighting the Future War

    An Anthology of Science Fiction War Stories, 1914-1945

    Edited by Frederic Krome

    The period between World War I and World War II was one of intense change. Everything was modernizing, including our technology for making war—witness machine guns, trench warfare, biological agents, and ultimately The Final Solution. This modernization and eye toward the future was reflected in...

    Published July 11th 2011 by Routledge

  2. The Routledge Concise History of Science Fiction

    By Mark Bould, Sherryl Vint

    Series: Routledge Concise Histories of Literature

    The term ‘science fiction’ has an established common usage, but close examination reveals that writers, fans, editors, scholars, and publishers often use this word in different ways for different reasons. Exploring how science fiction has emerged through competing versions and the struggle to...

    Published February 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Companion to Science Fiction

    Edited by Mark Bould, Andrew Butler, Adam Roberts, Sherryl Vint

    Series: Routledge Literature Companions

    The Routledge Companion to Science Fiction is a comprehensive overview of the history and study of science fiction. It outlines major writers, movements, and texts in the genre, established critical approaches and areas for future study. Fifty-six entries by a team of renowned international...

    Published January 6th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Philip K. Dick

    Canonical Writer of the Digital Age

    By Lejla Kucukalic

    Series: Studies in Major Literary Authors

    Kucukalic looks beyond the received criticism and stereotypes attached to Philip K. Dick and his work and shows, using a wealth of primary documents including previously unpublished letters and interviews, that Philip K. Dick is a serious and relevant philosophical and cultural...

    Published November 9th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Primo Levi's Narratives of Embodiment

    Containing the Human

    By Charlotte Ross

    Series: Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

    This innovative reading of Primo Levi’s work offers the first sustained analysis in English of his representations of bodies and embodiment. Discussion spans the range of Levi’s works — from testimony to journalism, from essays to science fiction stories — identifying and tracing multiple...

    Published August 24th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Fifty Key Figures in Science Fiction

    Edited by Mark Bould, Andrew Butler, Adam Roberts, Sherryl Vint

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    Fifty Key Figures in Science Fiction is a collection of engaging essays on some of the most significant figures who have shaped and defined the genre. Diverse groups within the science fiction community are represented, from novelists and film makers to comic book and television writers. Important...

    Published July 28th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Utopian and Dystopian Writing for Children and Young Adults

    Edited by Carrie Hintz, Elaine Ostry

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 15th 2009 by Routledge

  8. Philosophy Through Science Fiction

    A Coursebook with Readings

    By Ryan Nichols, Nicholas D. Smith, Fred Miller

    Philosophy Through Science Fiction offers a fun, challenging, and accessible way in to the issues of philosophy through the genre of science fiction. Tackling problems such as the possibility of time travel, or what makes someone the same person over time, the authors take a four-pronged approach...

    Published September 18th 2008 by Routledge

  9. Ursula K. Le Guin Beyond Genre

    Fiction for Children and Adults

    By Mike Cadden

    Series: Children's Literature and Culture

    This book critically examines Le Guin's fiction for all ages, and it will be of great interest to her many admirers and to all students and scholars of children's literature....

    Published May 31st 2008 by Routledge

  10. G. Literature and Fantasy

    Edited by Terrence Hawkes

    These three volumes are part of the forty-one volume set New Accents. First launched in 1977, the New Accents series rapidly changed the face of literary studies. Its clear and concise volumes brought the latest in literary theory to students and academics and paved the way for undergraduate...

    Published January 30th 2007 by Routledge