restricted access   Volume 2, Issue 1, Spring 2009

Table of Contents


Downloading doppelgängers: New media anxieties and transnational ironies in Battlestar Galactica

pp. 1-24

Starship Troopers, the War on Terror and the spectacle of censorship

pp. 25-44

Three versions of Komatsu Saykō's Nihon chinbotsu (Japan Sinks)

pp. 45-57

Hybrid stories: Examining the future of transmedia narrative

pp. 59-75


Terence Fisher and British science fiction cinema

pp. 77-90

Regimes of truth, disciplined bodies, secured populations: An overview of Michel Foucault

pp. 91-104

Review article

Gaming the system: Peter Watkins' The Gladiators and Punishment Park

pp. 105-113

Book reviews

Liquid Fear (review)

pp. 115-119

The Artist as Monster: The Cinema of David Cronenberg (review)

pp. 119-124

Framing Monsters: Fantasy Film and Social Alienation (review)

pp. 124-126

The Fifties: Transforming the Screen 1950-1959 (review)

pp. 126-129

Atomic Light (Shadow Optics) (review)

pp. 129-134

The Lord of the Rings: Popular Culture in Global Context (review)

pp. 134-137

Cinematic Prophylaxis: Globalization and Contagion in the Discourse of World Health (review)

pp. 137-141

Culture, Identities, and Technology in the Star Wars Films: Essays on the Two Trilogies (review)

pp. 141-145

Apocalyptic Dread: American Film at the Turn of the Millennium (review)

pp. 145-148

The Cinema Dreams Its Rivals: Media Fantasy Films from Radio to the Internet (review)

pp. 148-152

DVD reviews

Gandahar, and: Les Maîtres du temps (review)

pp. 153-159

Sins of the Fleshapoids (review)

pp. 159-161

Spione (Spies) (review)

pp. 161-166

Sunshine (review)

pp. 166-171


About the contributors

pp. 173-175