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Course Description:

This course offers an advanced-level survey of 20th century American Science Fiction. We will analyze pivotal works (novels and short stories) from the major eras of American science fiction writing, including pulp, golden age, new wave, second-wave feminist, and cyberpunk. We will also examine the cultural and political contexts of each era to gain an understanding of how the science fiction genre has transformed over time.

This course meets the General Education requirements in Humanities.

This online course is offered through the Center for Distance Learning. You can take this as an individual course or as part of an online degree program, with term starts in March, May, September, November and January. View current term offerings and all online courses. Click here to register for online courses.

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Liberal Study
Upper Level
Credits: 4
Meets General Education Requirement In: Humanities-Full

Term(s) Offered (Subject to Change) : Spring 1. Fall 1.

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