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The Resource The holodeck in the garden : science and technology in contemporary American fiction, edited by Peter Freese & Charles B. Harris

The holodeck in the garden : science and technology in contemporary American fiction, edited by Peter Freese & Charles B. Harris

Label
The holodeck in the garden : science and technology in contemporary American fiction
Title
The holodeck in the garden
Title remainder
science and technology in contemporary American fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter Freese & Charles B. Harris
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.50936
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.S33
LC item number
H65 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1939-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Freese, Peter
  • Harris, Charles B
Series statement
Dalkey Archive scholarly series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Science in literature
  • Literature and science
  • Literature and technology
  • Science fiction, American
  • Technology in literature
Label
The holodeck in the garden : science and technology in contemporary American fiction, edited by Peter Freese & Charles B. Harris
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Are Rhizomes Scale-free?: Network Theory and Contemporary American Fiction
  • John H. Johnston
  • "Of Metal Ducks, Embodied Iduros, and Autopoietic Bridges": Tales of an Intelligent Materialism in the Age of Artificial Life
  • Hanjo Berressem
  • Kingdoms of the Blind: Technology and Vision in Douglas Coupland's Girlfriend in a Coma and Stephen Spielberg's Minority Report
  • Christian Berkemeier
  • Technoromanticism and the Limits of Representationalism: Richard Powers's Plowing the Dark
  • Charles B. Harris
  • The Great American Disaster Machine
  • Curtis White
  • Introduction: The Holodeck in the Garden
  • II:
  • The Technology in/of Contemporary American Fiction.
  • Mech/Shaper, or, Varieties of Prosthetic Fiction: Mathews, Sorrentino, Acker, and Others
  • Brian McHale
  • Race and Modernity in Colson Whitehead's The Intuitionist
  • Michael Berube
  • Anxieties of Obsolescence: DeLillo's Cosmopolis
  • David Cowart
  • Performing the Spectacle of Technology at the Beginning of the American Century: Steven Milhauser's Martin Dressler
  • Udo J. Hebel
  • Peter Freese, Charles B. Harris
  • History on Wheels: A Hegelian Reading of "Speed" in Contemporary American Literature and Culture
  • Klaus Benesch
  • Stephen Wright: Going Native (by Car)
  • Michael Porsche
  • From Intertextuality to Virtual Reality: Robert Coover's A Night on the Movies and Neal Stephenson's Snow Crash
  • Josef Raab
  • III:
  • Science in Contemporary Fiction/Contemporary Science-in-Fiction.
  • Toxins, Drugs, and Global Systems: Risk and Narrative in the Contemporary Novel
  • Ursula K. Heise
  • I:
  • William Gaddis and the Autopoeisis of American Literature
  • Joseph Tabbi
  • Science-in-Fiction: Science as Tribal Culture in the Novels of Carl Djerassi
  • Walter Grünzweig
  • Science-in-Fiction: Literary Contraband?
  • Carl Djerassi
  • From the Apocalypse to the Entropic End: From Hope to Despair to New Hope
  • Peter Freese
  • The Holodeck in the Garden: Informatics in the Age of the Posthuman.
  • Performative Code and Figurative Language: Neal Stephenson's Cryptonomicon
  • N. Katherine Hayles
  • The Virtual Reader: Cybernetics and Technocracy in William Gibson and Bruce Sterling's The Difference Engine
  • Joseph Conte
Control code
53993073
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxviii, 383 pages
Isbn
9781564783554
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003070083
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The holodeck in the garden : science and technology in contemporary American fiction, edited by Peter Freese & Charles B. Harris
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Are Rhizomes Scale-free?: Network Theory and Contemporary American Fiction
  • John H. Johnston
  • "Of Metal Ducks, Embodied Iduros, and Autopoietic Bridges": Tales of an Intelligent Materialism in the Age of Artificial Life
  • Hanjo Berressem
  • Kingdoms of the Blind: Technology and Vision in Douglas Coupland's Girlfriend in a Coma and Stephen Spielberg's Minority Report
  • Christian Berkemeier
  • Technoromanticism and the Limits of Representationalism: Richard Powers's Plowing the Dark
  • Charles B. Harris
  • The Great American Disaster Machine
  • Curtis White
  • Introduction: The Holodeck in the Garden
  • II:
  • The Technology in/of Contemporary American Fiction.
  • Mech/Shaper, or, Varieties of Prosthetic Fiction: Mathews, Sorrentino, Acker, and Others
  • Brian McHale
  • Race and Modernity in Colson Whitehead's The Intuitionist
  • Michael Berube
  • Anxieties of Obsolescence: DeLillo's Cosmopolis
  • David Cowart
  • Performing the Spectacle of Technology at the Beginning of the American Century: Steven Milhauser's Martin Dressler
  • Udo J. Hebel
  • Peter Freese, Charles B. Harris
  • History on Wheels: A Hegelian Reading of "Speed" in Contemporary American Literature and Culture
  • Klaus Benesch
  • Stephen Wright: Going Native (by Car)
  • Michael Porsche
  • From Intertextuality to Virtual Reality: Robert Coover's A Night on the Movies and Neal Stephenson's Snow Crash
  • Josef Raab
  • III:
  • Science in Contemporary Fiction/Contemporary Science-in-Fiction.
  • Toxins, Drugs, and Global Systems: Risk and Narrative in the Contemporary Novel
  • Ursula K. Heise
  • I:
  • William Gaddis and the Autopoeisis of American Literature
  • Joseph Tabbi
  • Science-in-Fiction: Science as Tribal Culture in the Novels of Carl Djerassi
  • Walter Grünzweig
  • Science-in-Fiction: Literary Contraband?
  • Carl Djerassi
  • From the Apocalypse to the Entropic End: From Hope to Despair to New Hope
  • Peter Freese
  • The Holodeck in the Garden: Informatics in the Age of the Posthuman.
  • Performative Code and Figurative Language: Neal Stephenson's Cryptonomicon
  • N. Katherine Hayles
  • The Virtual Reader: Cybernetics and Technocracy in William Gibson and Bruce Sterling's The Difference Engine
  • Joseph Conte
Control code
53993073
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxviii, 383 pages
Isbn
9781564783554
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003070083
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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