Publisher: McFarland (February 21, 2011)
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Written by means of overseas specialists from a number of disciplines, those essays study the uniquely British contribution to technological know-how fiction movie and tv. Viewing British SF as a cultural phenomenon that demanding situations simple definitions of style, nationhood, authorship and media, the editors supply a conceptual advent putting the essays inside of their severe context. Essay themes comprise Hammer technological know-how fiction motion pictures, a few of the incarnations of health practitioner Who, Stanley Kubrick's A Clockwork Orange, and such 21st-century productions as 28 Days Later and Torchwood.