Archer, N (2019) Transnational Science Fiction at the End of the World: Consensus, Conflict and the Politics of Climate Change. Journal of Cinema and Media Studies, 58 (3). pp. 1-25.

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Abstract

This article considers the significance of transnational production, aesthetic, and narrative strategies in recent forms of "apocalyptic" science fiction cinema. As the article explores, a more transnational mode of science fiction offers the opportunity for popular genre cinema to engage with pressing environmental questions, the contexts of climate politics, and particularly the historical and present role of science fiction in confronting, or sometimes avoiding, these issues.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Copyright © 2019 University of Texas Press
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1993 Motion Pictures
Divisions: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences > School of Humanities
Depositing User: Symplectic
Date Deposited: 09 Jan 2020 09:04
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2020 13:35
URI: https://eprints.keele.ac.uk/id/eprint/7469

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