Cityscapes of the Future (Edited Collection)

Cityscapes of the Future: Urban Spaces in Science Fiction

The city has played a pivotal role in science fiction narratives since the earliest days of the genre. Towering megastructures, dystopian urbanity and the otherworldly configurations of alien cities have contributed greatly to representations of imagined futures.

Our project aims to take a broad view of the science-fictional cityscape, in any medium (television, film, novels, comics/graphic novels, anime, video games ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
Tel Aviv University
Event type: 
Publication
Event date: 
Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Abstract due date: 
Sunday, June 30, 2013
Categories: 
American
1865-1914
20th & 21st Century
African-American
British
20th & 21st Century
Victorian
Comparative
Genre & Form
Comics & Graphic Novels
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