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  Volume 13, Number 2, Fall 2013

Table of Contents

“The British Boom”

Editors’ Note

pp. v-vi

The British Science Fiction Boom: Tracking the Currents of the Future between Postimperialism, Postnationalism, and Globalization: Editorial Introduction

pp. 1-12

From Genre to Political Economy: Miéville’s The City & The City and Uneven Development

pp. 13-30

Detonating New Shockwaves of Possibility: Alternate Histories and the Geopolitical Aesthetics of Ken MacLeod and Iain M. Banks

pp. 31-66

The Boom’s Near Future: Postnational Ill-Fantasy, or Literature Under the Sign of Crisis

pp. 67-100

Colonial Ambiguity and Ambivalence in Gwyneth Jones’s Aleutian Trilogy

pp. 101-132


The Tain and the Tain: China Miéville’s Gift of Uncanny London

pp. 133-153

Visualizing the British Boom: British Science Fiction Film and Television

pp. 155-178

Infrapolitics and the (Non)Subject: On Ethics, Politics, and Radical Alterity

pp. 179-201

Orality and Politics in Latin America: Thresholds of Illiteracy

pp. 203-222

Frame-Up: James, Caché, and the Borders of the Visible

pp. 223-238

Mapping Ararat: Augmented Reality, Virtual Tourism, and Grand Island’s Jewish Ghosts

pp. 239-264


pp. 265-267

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