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Published: 30 November 2019

256 Pages

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789620573

Bookseller Code (06)

Dread Trident

Tabletop Role-Playing Games and the Modern Fantastic

Curtis D. Carbonell

Liverpool University Press

Liverpool Science Fiction Texts and Studies LUP

  • Argues for the importance of tabletop role-playing games, which have traditionally been overlooked in this area of cultural studies.
  • Elucidates an original theory of the modern fantastic
  • Intervenes in the discourses of trans- and posthumanism
  • Orients fantasy and science fiction studies towards a gameist view of literary gametexts