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Tenses of Imagination [electronic resource] : Raymond Williams on Science Fiction, Utopia and Dystopia

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9783039118267Publication details: Oxford : Lang, Peter, AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften, 2011.ISBN:
  • 9783035300154
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Tenses of Imagination : Raymond Williams on Science Fiction, Utopia and DystopiaDDC classification:
  • 823.087609372 823/.087609372
LOC classification:
  • PR830.S35 W55 2011
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Contents:
Contents; Acknowledgements ix; Introduction 1; Part One - Space Anthropology, Utopia, and Putropia: Left Culturalism; Reading 1 Science Fiction (1956) 11; Reading 2 William Morris (1958) 21; Reading 3 George Orwell (1958) 33; Reading 4 The Future Story as Social Formula Novel (1961) 43; Reading 5 Terror (1971) 51; Part Two - Texts in their Contexts: Cultural Materialism; Reading 6 Nineteen Eighty-Four (1971) 57; Reading 7 The City and the Future (1973) 73; Reading 8 On Orwell: An Interview (1977) 83; Reading 9 On Morris: An Interview (1977) 87
Part Three - Learning from Le Guin: (Anti-) PostmodernismReading 10 Utopia and Science Fiction (1978) 93; Reading 11 The Tenses of Imagination (1978) 113; Reading 12 Beyond Actually Existing Socialism (1980) 125; Reading 13 Resources for a Journey of Hope (1983) 149; Reading 14 Nineteen Eighty-Four in 1984 (1984) 177; Part Four - The Future Novels; Reading 15 From The Volunteers (1978) 205; Reading 16 From The Fight for Manod (1979) 215; Bibliography 231; Index 239
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Contents; Acknowledgements ix; Introduction 1; Part One - Space Anthropology, Utopia, and Putropia: Left Culturalism; Reading 1 Science Fiction (1956) 11; Reading 2 William Morris (1958) 21; Reading 3 George Orwell (1958) 33; Reading 4 The Future Story as Social Formula Novel (1961) 43; Reading 5 Terror (1971) 51; Part Two - Texts in their Contexts: Cultural Materialism; Reading 6 Nineteen Eighty-Four (1971) 57; Reading 7 The City and the Future (1973) 73; Reading 8 On Orwell: An Interview (1977) 83; Reading 9 On Morris: An Interview (1977) 87

Part Three - Learning from Le Guin: (Anti-) PostmodernismReading 10 Utopia and Science Fiction (1978) 93; Reading 11 The Tenses of Imagination (1978) 113; Reading 12 Beyond Actually Existing Socialism (1980) 125; Reading 13 Resources for a Journey of Hope (1983) 149; Reading 14 Nineteen Eighty-Four in 1984 (1984) 177; Part Four - The Future Novels; Reading 15 From The Volunteers (1978) 205; Reading 16 From The Fight for Manod (1979) 215; Bibliography 231; Index 239