Junta-position the Politics of Modern Speculative Fiction

Junta-position the Politics of Modern Speculative Fiction

October 04, 2018, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Room 1A18 – Javits Center
Language:
English

Why are we so comfortable watching power-hungry oligarchs wreak havoc in SFF…and find it so disturbing in the real world? Let’s be honest: whether it’s science fiction or fantasy, it’s not magic and crazy technology that raise the stakes in a book—that sort of thing comes from world-ending coups gone awry.

Contributors

  • Robert Jackson Bennett

    Speaker

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  • Astrid Scholte

    Speaker

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  • Eliot Peper

    Speaker

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  • David Pedreira

    Speaker

  • S.A. Chakraborty

    Speaker

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  • Neal Shusterman

    Speaker

  • Jarrod Shusterman

    Speaker

  • Jason Kirk

    Speaker

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