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August 18, 2018

SFRA Panel at ASLE 2019 on Kim Stanley Robinson

Science Fiction Research Association (SFRA) Panel at ASLE 2019

Panel Title: Kim Stanley Robinson: Fires and Floods

Panel Description: Kim Stanley Robinson’s speculative fiction works are frequently referred to as utopian. Yet these near and distant futures and pasts are anything but simple paradises. On the contrary, Robinson explores the complex intricacies of social change through his formidable range of imagined scenarios, from settlements on Mercury, Mars, and the Moon to New York City underwater to life on Earth 30,000 years ago. Members ...