The Resource The essential science fiction television reader, edited by J.P. Telotte, (electronic resource)

The essential science fiction television reader, edited by J.P. Telotte, (electronic resource)

Label
The essential science fiction television reader
Title
The essential science fiction television reader
Statement of responsibility
edited by J.P. Telotte
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Exploring early hits such as The Twilight Zone and Star Trek, as well as more recent successes such as Battlestar Galactica and Lost, The Essential Science Fiction Television Reader illuminates the history, narrative approaches, and themes of the genre. The book discusses science fiction television from its early years when shows attempted to recreate the allure of science fiction cinema, to its current status as a sophisticated genre with a popularity all its own. J.P. Telotte has assembled a wideranging volume rich in theoretical scholarship yet fully accessible to science fiction fans. Th
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.8.S35
LC item number
E87 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Telotte, J. P.
  • JSTOR
Series statement
Essential readers in contemporary media and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Science fiction television programs
  • Interplanetary voyages
  • Space colonies
  • Space flight
  • Space warfare
  • Treaties
  • Fine Arts
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Science fiction television programs
Label
The essential science fiction television reader, edited by J.P. Telotte, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-320) and index
  • "Selected videography": pages 321-335
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lost in space / J.P. Telotte -- Shadows on the cathode ray tube / Lisa Yaszek -- From big screen to small box / Gerald Duchovnay -- Tomorrowland TV / Wheeler Winston Dixon -- Anthology drama / Rodney Hill -- Animation, anime, and the cultural logic of Asianization / Dennis Redmond -- "Dreams teach" / Christine Mains -- Fraking machines / Susan A. George -- Space vehicles and traveling companions / Samantha Holloway -- The politics of Star Trek / M. Keith Booker -- Science fiction television in the United Kingdom / Mark Bould -- Mainstreaming marginality / Lacy Hodges -- Babylon 5 / Sherryl Vint -- Stargate SG-1 and the quest for the perfect science fiction premise / Stan Beeler -- The island's greatest mystery / David Lavery -- TV time lords / Charles Tryon
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (356 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813172965
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt2hfpgd
System control number
  • (OCoLC)229064465
  • (OCoLC)ocn229064465
Label
The essential science fiction television reader, edited by J.P. Telotte, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-320) and index
  • "Selected videography": pages 321-335
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Lost in space / J.P. Telotte -- Shadows on the cathode ray tube / Lisa Yaszek -- From big screen to small box / Gerald Duchovnay -- Tomorrowland TV / Wheeler Winston Dixon -- Anthology drama / Rodney Hill -- Animation, anime, and the cultural logic of Asianization / Dennis Redmond -- "Dreams teach" / Christine Mains -- Fraking machines / Susan A. George -- Space vehicles and traveling companions / Samantha Holloway -- The politics of Star Trek / M. Keith Booker -- Science fiction television in the United Kingdom / Mark Bould -- Mainstreaming marginality / Lacy Hodges -- Babylon 5 / Sherryl Vint -- Stargate SG-1 and the quest for the perfect science fiction premise / Stan Beeler -- The island's greatest mystery / David Lavery -- TV time lords / Charles Tryon
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (356 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813172965
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt2hfpgd
System control number
  • (OCoLC)229064465
  • (OCoLC)ocn229064465

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