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  1. Building Imaginary Worlds

    The Theory and History of Subcreation

    By Mark J.P. Wolf

    Mark J.P. Wolf’s study of imaginary worlds theorizes world-building within and across media, including literature, comics, film, radio, television, board games, video games, the Internet, and more. Building Imaginary Worlds departs from prior approaches to imaginary worlds that focused mainly on...

    Published November 2nd 2012 by Routledge

  2. Beyond Cyberpunk

    New Critical Perspectives

    Edited by Graham J. Murphy, Sherryl Vint

    Series: Routledge Studies in Contemporary Literature

    In this collection of essays, contributors consider the continuing cultural relevance of the cyberpunk genre into the new millennium. Cyberpunk is no longer an emergent phenomenon, but in our digital age of CGI-driven entertainment, the information economy, and globalized capital, we have never...

    Published April 20th 2012 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Companion to Literature and Science

    Edited by Bruce Clarke, Manuela Rossini

    Series: Routledge Literature Companions

    With forty-four newly commissioned articles from an international cast of leading scholars, The Routledge Companion to Literature and Science traces the network of connections among literature, science, technology, mathematics, and medicine. Divided into three main sections, this volume: links...

    Published April 19th 2012 by Routledge

  4. 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 12th 2011 by Routledge

  5. 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 24th 2011 by Routledge

  6. 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 7th 2011 by Routledge

  7. 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 10th 2010 by Routledge

  8. 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 29th 2009 by Routledge

  9. 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 16th 2009 by Routledge

  10. 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 19th 2008 by Routledge