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Alien Zone: Cultural Theory and Contemporary Science Fiction Cinema

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This is especially true of the science fiction film—a genre as old as cinema itself—which has rarely received the serious attention devoted to such genres as the western, the film noir and recently, under the aegis of feminist film theory, the so-called “woman’s film.” Alien Zone aims to bring science fiction cinema fully into the ambit of cultural theory in general and of ...more
Paperback, 232 pages
Published May 17th 1990 by Verso
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The essays on the primal mother and the Alien Trilogy are so inadvertantly hot. Gave me a boner for weeks. Really good read, especially for feminist science fiction geeks.
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