• Guest Speaker Robin Nagle, Liberal Studies


Miéville, China. 2007. Un Lun Dun. New York: Del Rey.


Okorafor, Nnedi. 2015. Lagoon. New York: Simon and Schuster.

Theory and Commentary (2 of these 3)

Childs, Mark C. 2015. Learning from New Millennium Science Fiction Cities. Journal of Urbanism 8(1): 97-109.

Kochin, Rob & James Kneale. 2001. Science fiction or future fact? Exploring imaginative geographies in the new millennium. Progress in Human Geography 25(1):19-35.

Milner, Andrew. 2004. Darker Cities: Urban Dystopia and Science Fiction Cinema. International Journal of Cultural Studies 7(3): 259-79.

Geek of the Week

Casey, Edward S. 1996. “How to Get From Space to Place in a Fairly Short Stretch of Time: Philosophical Prolegomena.” In Senses of Place, edited by Steven Feld, and Keith H. Basso, 13–52. Santa Fe: School of American Research Press. (Alex)

George Miller, The Road Warrior(Kennedy Miller Productions, 1981). (iTunes, Amazon, Hulu)  (James)

Other Materials

L.A. 2013 (a view from 1988)


Essay 3 Due