Startsida
Hjälp
Sök i LIBRIS databas

     

 

Sökning: onr:16757968 > Science fiction, im...

Science fiction, imperialism and the third world : essays on postcolonial literature and film / edited by Ericka Hoagland and Reema Sarwal ; foreword by Andy Sawyer.

Hoagland, Ericka, 1975- (redaktör/utgivare)
Sarwal, Reema. (redaktör/utgivare)
ISBN 9780786447893
Publicerad: Jefferson, N.C. McFarland & Co. c2010.
Engelska viii, 223 p.
  • Bok
Innehållsförteckning Sammanfattning Ämnesord
Stäng  
  • Machine generated contents note: pt. One Re-inventing/Alternate History -- 1. Postcolonial Science Fiction: The Desert Planet / Gerald Gaylard -- 2. History Deconstructed: Alternative Worlds in Steven Barnes's Lion's Blood and Zulu Heart / Juan F. Elices -- 3. Calcutta Chromosome: A Novel of Silence, Slippage and Subversion / Suparno Banerjee -- 4. Organization and the Continuum: History in Vandana Singh's "Delhi" / Grant Hamilton -- pt. Two Forms of Protest -- 5. Colonial Feminine in Pat Murphy's "His Vegetable Wife" / Diana Pharaoh Francis -- 6. Body Markets: The Technologies of Global Capitalism and Manjula Padmanabhan's Harvest / Shital Pravinchandra -- 7. "Smudged, Distorted and Hidden": Apocalypse as Protest in Indigenous Speculative Fiction / Roslyn Weaver -- pt. Three Fresh Representations -- 8. Sadhanbabu's Friends: Science Fiction in Bengal from 1882 to 1974 / Debjani Sengupta -- 9. Critiquing Economic and Environmental Colonization: Globalization and Science Fiction in The Moons of Palmares / Judith Leggatt -- 10. Loonies and Others in Robert A. Heinlein's The Moon is a Harsh Mistress / Herbert G. Klein -- 11. Science Fiction, Hindu Nationalism and Modernity: Bollywood's Koi...Mil Gaya / Jessica Langer -- pt. Four Utopia/Dystopia -- 12. Shapes of Dystopia: Boundaries, Hybridity and the Politics of Power / Jessica Langer -- 13. Narrative and Dystopian Forms of Life in Mexican Cyberpunk Novel La Primera Calle de la Soledad / Juan Ignacio Munoz Zapata -- 14. Octavia Butler's Parable of the Sower: The Third World as Topos for a U.S. Utopia / Gavin Miller.
  • "Though science fiction is often thought of as a Western phenomenon, the genre has long had a foothold in countries as diverse as India and Mexico. These fourteen critical essays examine both the role of science fiction in the third world and the role of the third world in science fiction"--Provided by publisher. 

Ämnesord

Dystopier i litteraturen  (sao)
Utopier i litteraturen  (sao)
Litteratur och globalisering  (sao)
Imperialism i litteraturen  (sao)
Postkolonialism i litteraturen  (sao)
Science fiction  (sao)
Imperialism in literature.  (LCSH)
Postcolonialism in literature.  (LCSH)
Literature and globalization.  (LCSH)
Utopias in literature.  (LCSH)
Dystopias in literature.  (LCSH)
Science fiction, American  -- History and criticism. (LCSH)
Science fiction, Indic (English)  -- History and criticism. (LCSH)
Science fiction, Mexican  -- History and criticism. (LCSH)
Science fiction films  -- History and criticism. (LCSH)
Imperialism in literature  (LCSH)
Dystopias in literature  (LCSH)
Literature and globalization  (LCSH)
Utopias in literature  (LCSH)
Science fiction  (LCSH)
Postcolonialism in literature  (LCSH)

Klassifikation

PS374.S35 (LCC)
809.3/8762 (DDC)
17.86 (bcl)
24.32 (bcl)
Inställningar Hjälp

Titeln finns på 2 bibliotek. 

Bibliotek i Mellansverige (1)

Ange som favorit

Bibliotek i Stockholmsregionen (1)

Ange som favorit
Om LIBRIS
Sekretess
Blogg
Hjälp
Fel i posten?
Kontakt
Teknik och format
Sök utifrån
Sökrutor
Plug-ins
Bookmarklet
Anpassa
Textstorlek
Kontrast
Vyer
LIBRIS söktjänster
SwePub
Sondera
Uppsök

Kungliga biblioteket hanterar dina personuppgifter i enlighet med EU:s dataskyddsförordning (2018), GDPR. Läs mer om hur det funkar här.
Så här hanterar KB dina uppgifter vid användning av denna tjänst.

Copyright © LIBRIS - Nationella bibliotekssystem

 
pil uppåt Stäng

Kopiera och spara länken för att återkomma till aktuell vy