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Comic Tones in Science Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: Donald M. Hassler
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher: Praeger

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The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy
Language: en
Pages: 1395
Authors: Gary Westfahl
Categories: Fantasy fiction, American
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

A comprehensive three-volume reference work offers six hundred entries, with the first two volumes covering themes and the third volume exploring two hundred classic works in literature, television, and film.
Practicing Science Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Craig B. Jacobsen, Patrick B. Sharp
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-10 - Publisher: McFarland

Drawn from the Science Fiction Research Association conference held in Lawrence, Kansas, in 2008, the essays in this volume address intersections among the reading, writing, and teaching of science fiction. Part 1 studies the teaching of SF, placing analytical and pedagogical research next to each other to reveal how SF
Historical Dictionary of Science Fiction in Literature
Language: en
Pages: 434
Authors: M. Keith Booker
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This dictionary covers the history of Science Fiction in literature through a chronology, an introductory essay, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 300 cross-referenced entries including significant people; themes; critical issues; and the most significant genres that have formed science fiction literature.
A Companion to Science Fiction
Language: en
Pages: 632
Authors: David Seed
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-06-09 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A Companion to Science Fiction assembles essays by aninternational range of scholars which discuss the contexts, themesand methods used by science fiction writers. This Companion conveys the scale and variety of sciencefiction. Shows how science fiction has been used as a means of debatingcultural issues. Essays by an international range