The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction
The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction by Arthur B. Evans, Istvan Csicsery-Ronay Jr., Joan Gordon, Veronica Hollinger, Rob Latham, Carol McGuirk
The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction Author: Arthur B. Evans, Istvan Csicsery-Ronay Jr., Joan Gordon, Veronica Hollinger, Rob Latham, Carol McGuirk
Title: The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction
ISBN: 0819569550
ISBN13: 978-0819569554
Other Formats: docx lit mbr lrf
Pages: 792 pages
Publisher: Wesleyan; unknown edition (August 1, 2010)
Language: English
Category: Literature & Fiction
Size PDF version: 1572 kb
Size EPUB version: 1603 kb
Subcategory: Short Stories & Anthologies




The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction features over a 150 years’ worth of the best science fiction ever collected in a single volume. The fifty-two stories and critical introductions are organized chronologically as well as thematically for classroom use. Filled with luminous ideas, otherworldly adventures, and startling futuristic speculations, these stories will appeal to all readers as they chart the emergence and evolution of science fiction as a modern literary genre. They also provide a fascinating look at how our Western technoculture has imaginatively expressed its hopes and fears from the Industrial Revolution of the nineteenth century to the digital age of today. A free online teacher’s guide at http://sfanthology.site.wesleyan.edu/ accompanies the anthology and offers access to a host of pedagogical aids for using this book in an academic setting.The stories in this anthology have been selected and introduced by the editors of Science Fiction Studies, the world’s most respected journal for the critical study of science fiction.