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Sara Wasson and Emily Alder

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9781846317071

Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: June 2013

DOI: 10.5949/UPO9781846319785

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date: 20 October 2018

In the Zone: Topologies of Genre Weirdness

In the Zone: Topologies of Genre Weirdness

(p.21) 1. In the Zone: Topologies of Genre Weirdness
Gothic Science Fiction 1980–2010

Roger Luckhurst

Liverpool University Press

This chapter states states that science fiction projects a future by the rational extrapolation of the present: it is thus a critical, potentially utopian, but always political genre. The chapter looks into some Gothic science fiction writings and further discusses the hybridity and the spatial zones of the genre.

Keywords:   science ficion, Gothic science fiction, hybridity, spatial zones

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