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Unleashing The Strange: Twenty First Century Science Fiction Literature

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Novelist and scholar Damien Broderick offers an exhilarating report on the state of science fiction at the start of the millennium. In the 21st century, we see a new wave rising in SF: it's complex, transreal, slipstreamy, post-postmodern. It unleashes the strange!
Paperback, 236 pages
Published August 19th 2009 by Borgo Press
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Karl Bunker
Apr 27, 2013 Karl Bunker rated it really liked it
Full disclosure: I received a free review copy of this book.

There are a host of books of the same general sort as this one: Books where science fiction authors look at the field of science fiction, usually in some mixture of scholarly treatise, autobiography, history of the genre, and reviews of other authors' works. Damien Broderick (the author of Dreaming Dragons, The Spike, Transcension, and more) holds a Ph.D. in Literary Studies, and his books of this type tend to be more scholarly than mos
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