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Archaeologies of the Future: The Desire Called Utopia and Other Science Fictions

Archaeologies of the Future: The Desire Called Utopia and Other Science Fictions

Author(s): Jameson, Fredric

Pages: 480

Year: 2007-05-14

Publisher: Verso Books

URL: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Archaeologies-Future-Desire-Science-Fictions/dp/184…

ISBN: 1844675386

Abstract: Book Description: Archaeologies of the Future Investigates the development of the Utopian form since Thomas More, and interrogates the functions of Utopian thinking in a post-Communist age. This book also explores the relationship between utopia and science fiction through the representations of otherness and a study of the works of Philip Dick, Ursula LeGuin, William Gibson and others. Full description

Category: Philosophy

Location: Arnhem

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