Publisher: Verso (December 17, 1999)
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technology fiction cinema is simply too usually left on the margins of great serious movie research. whereas a handful of flicks are the topic of normal theoretical works, the style as an entire, and particularly its cinematic elements, are ignored in prefer of easy issues of personality and narrative. Alien region 2 redresses this imbalance by way of the ways that modern technology fiction cinema transforms the topics and conventions of the style itself. in lots of methods a spouse quantity to Alien area, it pursues theoretical concerns unfolded within the past publication but in addition explores clean territory with an eye fixed that's either reflective and interventionist. Visionary towns, psycho-cybernetics, web fandom, the convergence of technology fiction literature and technological know-how fiction movie, and bodybuilder stardom are all introduced less than its gaze. participants: Will Brooker, Scott Bukatman, Catherine Constable, David Desser, Barry Keith provide, Brooks Landon, Linda Mizejewski, Vivian Sobchack, Claudia Springer, Janet Staiger, Garrett Stewart.