Science fiction is a field of literature that has great interest and great controversy among its writers and critics. This book examines the roots, history, development, current status, and future directions of the field through articles contributed by well-respected science fiction writers, teachers, and critics. This book can be used as a textbook for courses in theory as well as courses in science fiction literature and science fiction writing.His weapon was a novel that aquot;eroticizes computers the way that Bruce Springsteen eroticizes carsaquot; (here Ia#39;m quoting his publishera#39;s publicity sheet) ... In Cheap Truth, Candace Barragus proceeded to trash Gibson, writing aquot;There is little true anger in Neuromancer or in punk rock. ... but A Usera#39;s Guide to Postmoderns ac a ac 327.
|Title||:||Speculations on Speculation|
|Author||:||James E. Gunn, Matthew Candelaria|
|Publisher||:||Scarecrow Press - 2005|