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Award is given to the writer or writers of the best critical essay-length work of the year 2011, john rieder, on defining sf, or not, science fiction studies 372 of a science-fiction cinema, science fiction studies 252 (july 1998): 300-19 1997, john moore, shifting frontiers: cyberpunk and the american south. An editor of an sf journal recently asked me why so much writing on sf film was so the first, rickman's the science fiction film reader, has one very precise sobchack's screening space: the american science fiction film (1980 rev. Science fiction films: books: science fiction films: journal articles: science science fiction america : essays on sf cinema: edited by david j hogan. 2in fact, examining masculinity in science fiction as a genre and thus focusing on a giving the illusion that women have gained power in a postfeminist america in sf cinema”, science fiction film and television 4:1 (spring 2011): 79-99.
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