Imagination/Space: Talks and Essays on Fiction, Feminism, Technology, and Politics

Imagination/Space: Talks and Essays on Fiction, Feminism, Technology, and Politics

by Gwyneth Jones

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781933500324
Publisher: Aqueduct Press
Publication date: 11/28/2009
Pages: 264
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

What Is Science Fiction? 3

You Can Read It Like a Detective Story: Understanding Genre Fiction 21

The Icons of Science Fiction 28

Postscript to the Fairytale 43

Shora Revisited: Three Blog Posts on SF Feminism in a Time of War 58

Sheri S. Tepper: Avenging Angels and Worlds of Wonder 73

Wild Hearts in Uniform-The Romance of Militarism in Popular SF 80

Haraway's Cyborgs [Mostly] at the Movies 99

Fantasy Girls 105

String of Pearls 111

A Short History of Vampires 126

(Re)Reading for a Chapter on Feminist SF: An Annotated Book List 132

True Life-Science Fiction: Sexual Politics and the Lab Procedural 141

W.I.S.E.R...Shouldn't We Be? 166

Art, Forward Slash, Science 174

The End of Oil [In Three Acts] 181

The Games 184

Jane Yolen: America's Hans Christian Andersen and Briar Rose 210

Out of the Deep: An Early Introduction to Supernatural Horror Fiction 212

Women Writers in SF: My Top Ten 215

Imagination Space 220

Bibliography 227

Index 240

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