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Scraps of the untainted sky : science fiction, utopia, dystopia

作者: Tom Moylan
出版商: Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, ©2000.
叢書: Cultural studies series.
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Dystopian narrative is a product of the social ferment of the twentieth century. A hundred years of war, famine, disease, state terror, genocide, ecocide, and the depletion of humanity through the buying and selling of everyday life provided fertile ground for this fictive underside of the utopian imagination. From the classical works by E.M. Forster, Yevgeny Zamyatin, Aldous Huxley, George Orwell, and Margaret  再讀一些...
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Moylan, Tom, 1943-
Scraps of the untainted sky.
Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, c2000
(DLC) 00061437
(OCoLC)44777237
資料類型: 文獻, 網際網路資源
文件類型: 網路資源, 電腦資料
所有的作者/貢獻者: Tom Moylan
ISBN: 9781429486897 1429486899
OCLC系統控制編碼: 170921745
描述: 1 online resource (xix, 386 p.)
内容: pt. 1. Science fiction and utopia --
Dangerous visions --
Absent paradigms --
Daring to dream --
pt. 2. Dystopia --
New maps of hell --
The dystopia turn --
The critical dystopia --
pt. 3. Dystopian maneuvers --
Kim Stanley Robinson's other California --
Octavia Butler's parables --
Marge Piercy's tale of hope --
Horizons --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Literary bibliography and filmography --
Index.
叢書名: Cultural studies series.
責任: Tom Moylan.

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A cultural studies examination of the 20th-century genre of dystopian fiction in the political and scholarly context of the evolution of science fiction studies and utopian studies since the 1960s.  再讀一些...

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