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The Resource Classical traditions in science fiction, edited by Brett M. Rogers and Benjamin Eldon Stevens

Classical traditions in science fiction, edited by Brett M. Rogers and Benjamin Eldon Stevens

Label
Classical traditions in science fiction
Title
Classical traditions in science fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Brett M. Rogers and Benjamin Eldon Stevens
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.0876209
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.S35
LC item number
C585 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Classical presences
Label
Classical traditions in science fiction, edited by Brett M. Rogers and Benjamin Eldon Stevens
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-370) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lunar setting of Johannes Kepler's Somnium, science fiction's missing link / Dean Swinford -- Lucretius, Lucan, and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein / Jesse Weiner -- Virgil in Jules Verne's Journey to the center of the earth / Benjamin Eldon Stevens -- Mr. Lucian in suburbia: links between the True history and the First men in the moon / Antony Keen -- A complex Oedipus: the tragedy of Edward Morbius / Gregory S. Bucher -- Walter M. Miller, jr.'s A canticle for Leibowitz, the great year, and the ages of man / Erik Grayson -- Time and self-referentiality in The Iliad and Frank Herbert's Dune / Joel P. Christensen -- Disability as rhetorical trope in classical myth and Blade runner / Rebecca Raphael -- Moral and mortal in Star trek: the original series / George Kovacs -- Hybrids and homecomings in The odyssey and Alien resurrection / Brett M. Rogers -- Classical antiquity and western identity in Battlestar Galactica / Vincent Tomasso -- Revised Iliadic epiphanies in Dan Simmons' Ilium / Gaël Grobéty -- Refiguring the Roman Empire in The hunger games trilogy / Marian Makins -- Jonathan Hickman's Pax Romana and the end of antiquity / C.W. Marshall
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 380 pages
Isbn
9780190228330
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013036304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn912419211
  • UtOrBLW
Label
Classical traditions in science fiction, edited by Brett M. Rogers and Benjamin Eldon Stevens
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-370) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The lunar setting of Johannes Kepler's Somnium, science fiction's missing link / Dean Swinford -- Lucretius, Lucan, and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein / Jesse Weiner -- Virgil in Jules Verne's Journey to the center of the earth / Benjamin Eldon Stevens -- Mr. Lucian in suburbia: links between the True history and the First men in the moon / Antony Keen -- A complex Oedipus: the tragedy of Edward Morbius / Gregory S. Bucher -- Walter M. Miller, jr.'s A canticle for Leibowitz, the great year, and the ages of man / Erik Grayson -- Time and self-referentiality in The Iliad and Frank Herbert's Dune / Joel P. Christensen -- Disability as rhetorical trope in classical myth and Blade runner / Rebecca Raphael -- Moral and mortal in Star trek: the original series / George Kovacs -- Hybrids and homecomings in The odyssey and Alien resurrection / Brett M. Rogers -- Classical antiquity and western identity in Battlestar Galactica / Vincent Tomasso -- Revised Iliadic epiphanies in Dan Simmons' Ilium / Gaël Grobéty -- Refiguring the Roman Empire in The hunger games trilogy / Marian Makins -- Jonathan Hickman's Pax Romana and the end of antiquity / C.W. Marshall
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 380 pages
Isbn
9780190228330
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013036304
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn912419211
  • UtOrBLW

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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