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Author Haywood Ferreira, Rachel.

Title The emergence of Latin American science fiction [electronic resource] / Rachel Haywood Ferreira.

Imprint Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 304 p. : ill., map.
Series Wesleyan early classics of science fiction series
Wesleyan early classics of science fiction series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: Latin American science fiction discovers its roots -- Displacement in space and time: the Latin American utopia and dystopia -- The impact of Darwinism: civilization and barbarism meet evolution and devolution -- Strange forces: exploring the limits of science -- The double: from science to technology -- Conclusion: a global genre in the periphery -- Chronology: Latin American science fiction through 1920 -- Bibliography -- Primary texts -- Secondary sources -- Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Science fiction, Latin American -- History and criticism.
Science fiction, Argentine -- History and criticism.
Science fiction, Brazilian -- History and criticism.
Science fiction, Mexican -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780819570819 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780819570826 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780819570833 (e-book)

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