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Published: 01 January 2022

224 Pages

9 x 6 inches

ISBN: 9781800855434

Bookseller Code (06)

Shakespeare and Science Fiction

Author Sarah Annes Brown

Liverpool University Press

Liverpool Science Fiction Texts and Studies LUP

  • The first full-length treatment of Shakespeare's influence on science fiction
  • Draws on over 100 separate science fiction works including novels, short stories, films, TV series and computer games
  • An accessible study aimed at the general reader as well as an academic audience
  • Includes chapters on dystopian fiction, space opera, time travel, alternate history, posthuman identity and post-apocalyptic fiction
  • Explores the special status of The Tempest within science fiction