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The Essential Science Fiction Television Reader
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: J.P. Telotte
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-05-02 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

Once confined solely to literature and film, science fiction has emerged to become a firmly established, and wildly popular, television genre over the last half century. The Essential Science Fiction Television Reader provides insight into and analyses of the most important programs in the history of the genre and explores
The Essential Science Fiction Television Reader
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: J.P. Telotte
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-05-02 - Publisher: University Press of Kentucky

Exploring early hits such as The Twilight Zone and Star Trek, as well as more recent successes such as Battlestar Galactica and Lost, The Essential Science Fiction Television Reader illuminates the history, narrative approaches, and themes of the genre. The book discusses science fiction television from its early years when
Science Fiction TV
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: J. P. Telotte
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-26 - Publisher: Routledge

The first in the Routledge Television Guidebooks series, Science Fiction TV offers an introduction to the versatile and evolving genre of science fiction television, combining historical overview with textual readings to analyze its development and ever-increasing popularity. J. P. Telotte discusses science fiction’s cultural progressiveness and the breadth of its
American Science Fiction Film and Television
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Lincoln Geraghty
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-01 - Publisher: Berg

American Science Fiction Film and Television presents a critical history of late 20th Century SF together with an analysis of the cultural and thematic concerns of this popular genre. Science fiction film and television were initially inspired by the classic literature of HG Wells and Jules Verne. The potential and
Science Fiction TV
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: J. P. Telotte
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-03-26 - Publisher: Routledge

The first in the Routledge Television Guidebooks series, Science Fiction TV offers an introduction to the versatile and evolving genre of science fiction television, combining historical overview with textual readings to analyze its development and ever-increasing popularity. J. P. Telotte discusses science fiction’s cultural progressiveness and the breadth of its