Electric Sheep Slouching Towards Bethlehem (e-bok)
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2014-03-25
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Cambridge Scholars Publishing
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9781443858625
Electric Sheep Slouching Towards Bethlehem (e-bok)

Electric Sheep Slouching Towards Bethlehem (e-bok)

Speculative Fiction in a Post Modern World

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On Monday, 8:15 a.m., August 6, 1945, the world changed forever. In the single largest act of destruction ever initiated by humans, a bomb with the equivalent force of 20,000 tons of TNT shattered Hiroshima, killing tens of thousands of civilians, people who had become used to the American war planes flying overhead, planes that were purposely not dropping bombs on their city, to the point where the rush to the bomb shelters had become lackadaisical, and the normal activities continued with little interruption - getting the children up and off to school, opening the many small retail stores for the daily customers, perhaps stopping at a local cafe for morning coffee or tea, perhaps joining in on the group exercise classes. This is the precise instant we entered the postmodern world, one where the easy truths of centuries no longer applied.Speculative Fiction projects real possibilities beyond the now shattered assumptions, moving through marginalized fictional landscapes - science fiction, fantasy, horror, weird fiction, supernatural fiction, superhero comics, graphic novels, and movies, utopian and dystopian fiction, apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction, Cyber Punk, the New Wave, as well as related static, motion, and virtual arts, including everything from graphic novels to video games.
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