restricted access   Volume 1, Issue 1, Spring 2008

Table of Contents


pp. iii-v


Love machines: Boy toys, toy boys and the oxymorons of A.I.: Artificial Intelligence

pp. 1-13

Dialectics of the fable

pp. 15-23

The dispersible television text: theorising moments of the new Doctor Who

pp. 25-44

'A new wilderness': Memory and language in the television science fiction of Nigel Kneale

pp. 45-65

Serenity, cinematisation and the perils of adaptation

pp. 67-80

South of the future: An overview of Latin American science fiction cinema

pp. 81-103


The lab and the woods: Science and myth in Les Yeux sans visage

pp. 105-114

Embodied texts, embodied subjects: An overview of N. Katherine Hayles

pp. 115-126

Book Reviews

The Cinema of Attractions Reloaded (review)

pp. 127-133

On Kubrick (review)

pp. 133-138

What Have They Built You to Do? The Manchurian Candidate and Cold War America (review)

pp. 138-142

The Blade Runner Experience: The Legacy of a Science Fiction Classic (review)

pp. 142-144

David Cronenberg: Interviews with Serge Gr├╝nberg (review)

pp. 144-146

DVD Reviews

Stereo/Crimes of the Future (review)

pp. 147-150

Naked Lunch (review)

pp. 151-155

The Man Who Fell to Earth (review)

pp. 155-159

No Maps for These Territories (review)

pp. 159-163

Transformers (review)

pp. 163-167

Flatland the Film (review)

pp. 167-171

Immortal (Ad Vitam) (review)

pp. 171-176

Fantastic Planet (review)

pp. 176-179

District 13 (review)

pp. 179-183

4 (review)

pp. 183-187


About the contributors

pp. 189-191