The first part of this symposium includes the following talks:
Introduction Professor Tim Connell, Fellow of Gresham College
The Fork: Science Fiction versus Mundane Culture Neal Stephenson
The overlap between Science Fiction and other genres Andy Sawyer, Librarian of the Science Fiction Foundation Collection, The University of Liverpool
Horror motifs John Clute, Editor of The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction download transcript
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