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Published: 27 March 2020

192 Pages | 6 black and white illustrations

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781789620283

Bookseller Code (06)

Final Frontiers

Science Fiction and Techno-Science in Non-Aligned India

Upamanyu Pablo Mukherjee

Liverpool University Press

Liverpool Science Fiction Texts and Studies LUP

  • Winner of the Science Fiction Research Association Book Award 2021
  • The first book on the relationship between Indian science fiction, post-colonial science policies and the non-aligned movement
  • Introduces writers like Satyajit Ray, Premendra Mitra and Adrish Bardhan to new audiences
  • Makes a case for science fiction to be read as a world literary genre
  • Compares Anglophone and non-Anglophone post-colonial science fiction
  • Reveals decolonization as a crucial context of 'world science fiction'