TOPIAS: Books to Buy for Spring 2009
TEXTBOOKS FOR RCID 813: Topias: SF and the
Spatial Politics of the Future.
In order of use

REQUIRED
•        Archaeologies of the Future: The Desire Called Utopia and
Other Science Fictions
(Paperback) by Fredric Jameson Verso (April
30, 2007) ISBN-10: 1844675386

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   Ecocriticism (New Critical Idiom) by Greg Garrard. Routledge;
1 edition (August 24, 2004) 0415196922

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Herland (Paperback)by Charlotte Perkins Gilman Publisher:
Pantheon (February 12, 1979) ISBN-10: 394736656

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   Brave New World by Aldous Huxley Publisher: Harper
Perennial Modern Classics (October 17, 2006) ISBN-10: 060850523

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Dr. Bloodmoney, Or How We Got Along After the Bomb
(Paperback)by Philip K. Dick  Vintage (May 14, 2002) ISBN-10:
0375719296

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 The Dispossessed (Mass Market Paperback) by Ursula K. Le
Guin
Publisher: Eos (October 20, 1994) ISBN-10: 0061054887

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The Sheep Look Up (Paperback)by John Brunner  Benbella
Books; 1 edition (June 1, 2003) ISBN-10: 1932100016

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 Woman on the Edge of Time (Mass Market Paperback)by
Marge Piercy  Fawcett (November 12, 1985) ISBN-10: 0449210820

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Her Smoke Rose Up Forever (Paperback) by Jr., James Tiptree
Tachyon Publications; 2nd edition (November 1, 2004) ISBN-10:
1892391201

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 Neuromancer (Mass Market Paperback) by William Gibson  
Ace (July 1, 1984) ISBN-10: 0441569595

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A Door Into Ocean  (Paperback) by Joan Slonczewski Orb
Books; 1st edition (October 13, 2000) ISBN-10: 0312876521

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Red Mars (Mass Market Paperback) by Kim Stanley Robinson  
Spectra (October 1, 1993)  ISBN-10: 0553560735

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Distraction by Bruce Sterling (Mass Market Paperback - Oct 5,
1999) 0553576399


RECOMMENDED
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    Scraps of the Untainted Sky: Science Fiction, Utopia, Dystopia
by Thomas Moylan  Westview Press (November 1, 2000) 0813397685

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   The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction (Cambridge
Companions to Literature) (Paperback) by Edward James (Editor),
Farah Mendelsohn (Editor) Cambridge University Press (December 8,
2003) ISBN-10: 0521016576