Interdisciplinary Humanities

 

Utopia/Dystopia

Fall 2010

Volume 27.2

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Articles in Interdisciplinary Humanities
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Contents

Editors' Introduction
     David A. Hatch     University of South Carolina, Salkehatchie
3
   
The Already Dead and the Posthuman Baby: Children of Men, Dystopian Worlds, and Utopian Kinship
     Nicole LaRose     University of Houston-Downtown
7
   
The Value of Fear: Toward a Rhetorical Model of Dystopia
     Rob McAlear     Case Western Reserve University
24
   
The Grand Illusion: Finding Utopia in Stoppard's Epic The Coasts of Utopia
      James Bell     Grand Valley State University
43
   
Contrasting Utopias: Toward a Theoretical Framework for Modernism, the Avant-Garde, and Postmodernism
     Shawn Tucker      Elon University
60
   
Making Space for the Marvelous: Practical Postcolonial Utopias
     Aaron Eastley     Brigham Young University
79
   
Mech-topia: Imagining a Posthuman Paradise in Osamu Tezuka's Metropolis
     Joseph Christopher Schaub     College of Notre Dame of Maryland
94
   
Post-Speciesist Utopias and Dystopias
     Naama Harel     Emory University
111
   

Dustopian Fictions: William Hope Hodgson and the Thing to Do

     Oliver Tearle     Loughborough University
121
   
"A Repeating World": Redeeming the Past and Future in the Utopian Dystopia of Jeanette Winterson's The Stone Gods
     Hope Jennings     Wright State University-Lake Campus
132
   
Interview with Cover Artist Luis Safa
     Kerry Doyle     University of Texas at El Paso
147
   
   
Book Review   
   
Uglies by Scott Westerfeld
     Reviewed by Kimberly Downing Robinson     University of Arkansas-Fort Smith
151
   
   
Notes on Contributors
155
   
Editorial Policies
157
   
HERA Membership/IH Subscriptions
158
   
Untitled (Part of the series Illustraciones que nada importan a un México como este/Illustrations that mean nothing to a México like this) (front cover)
     by Luis Safa     Ink on paper, 8 1/2 x 11", 2010.
   
Untitled (Part of the series Illustraciones que nada importan a un México como este/Illustrations that mean nothing to a México like this) (back cover)
    by Luis Safa    In on paper, 8 x 8", 2010.