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Graduate Course Proposal: Victorian Gothic Science Fiction

Posted by Roger Whitson on October 24th, 2014

  Perhaps nothing better reflects the ambivalence of many people toward advances in science and technology than the co-presence of Gothic tales with science fiction. This is particularly true in the nineteenth-century, as early examples of science fiction were often indistinguishable from the Gothic genre. As Fred Botting observes, “Gothic and science fiction share a […]