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|Statement||edited by Mark Bould [ ... et al.].|
|LC Classifications||PN3433.4 .F54 2009|
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|ISBN 10||9780415439497, 9780415439503, 9780203874707|
|LC Control Number||2009002032|
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He has also maintained strong collaborative links with Sherryl Vint, having co-written The Routledge Concise History of Science Fiction () and several articles with her, along with Fifty Key Figures in Science Fiction (anth ) and The Routledge Companion to Science Fiction (anth ), also in collaboration with Andrew M Butler and Adam.
Stacey Abbott is a Reader in Film and Television Studies at Roehampton University. She has contributed to The Routledge Companion to Science Fiction () and Fifty Key Figures in Science Fiction (). She is the author of Celluloid Vampires () and the editor of The Cult TV Book (). Vint has co-authored The Routledge Concise History of Science Fiction () and co-edited Beyond Cyberpunk (), The Routlege Companion to Science Fiction (), and.
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Fifty Key Thinkers on the Environment is a unique guide to environmental thinking through the ages. Joy A. Palmer, herself an important and prolific author on environmental matters, has assembled a team of thirty-five expert contributors to summarize and analyse the thinking of fifty diverse and stimulating figures - from all over the world and from ancient times to the3/5.
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Collected here are fifty-one key thinkers and fifty-one authors, recognizing that women are fifty-one percent of the population. There are actually one hundred and two thinkers collected in these pages, as each author is a feminist thinker, too: scholars, writers, poets, and activists, well-established and emerging, old and young and by: 1.
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Diverse groups within the science fiction community are represented, from novelists and film makers to comic book and television writers. Important and influential names discussed include. Fan and academician Michael Levy (b) died on April 3. Levy published Young Adult Science Fiction as Bildungsroman and had articles in The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction and The Routledge Companion to Science Fiction, and wrote the entry on Octavia Butler for Fifty Key Figures in Science had been battling cancer and underwent surgery on March 28 to stop bleeding and.
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Sherryl Vint he is the co-editor of The Routledge Companion to Science Fiction ()andFifty Key Figures in Science Fiction (). He is currently co-editing the journal Extrapolation and researching ssf. catherine butleris a Senior Lecturer in English at the University of the West of England, specializing in children’s literature.
Book Description. The feminist thinkers in this collection are the designated "fifty-one key feminist thinkers," historical and contemporary, and also the authors of the entries. Collected here are fifty-one key thinkers and fifty-one authors, recognizing that women are fifty-one percent of the population.
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The Time Machine, by H.G. Wells () It’s amazing to consider that H.G. Wells was still alive during World War II (he died in ), and wrote more than 50 novels in his lifetime, given that the first of them was an all-time classic: The Time Machine, published in Though written before sci-fi existed as a genre, the novel remains powerful influential today, and is remarkably Author: Jeff Somers.
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Bould, Butler, A. M., Roberts, A., and Vint, S. UK: Routledge. Co-editor of M. John Harrison: Critical Essays (), SF Now (Paradoxa 26; ), Neo-Noir (), Red Planets: Marxism and Science Fiction (), The Routledge Companion to Science Fiction (), Fifty Key Figures in Science Fiction (), and Parietal Games:.
MARK BOULD is Reader in Film and Literature at UWE Bristol. He co-edits Science Fiction Film and Television journal and a new book series, Global and Transnational Science Fiction. He is the author of Film Noir: From Berlin to Sin City (), The Cinema of John Sayles: Lone Star (), Science Fiction: The Routledge Film Guidebook () and Solaris (), co-author of The Routledge Concise.
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