Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Matrix: Imagineering the world market

Bould, M. (2009) Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Matrix: Imagineering the world market. In: 'The Future Ain't What it Used to Be: Interactions of Past, Present and Future in Literature and Visual Media' Conference, University of Dundee, 17 June 2009.

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Abstract

This keynote address argues that sf has long been engaged in mapping - often unconsciously - the processes of globalisation and empire. It illustrates this argument with analyses of Jules Verne's Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Seas and the Wachowski brothers Matrix trilogy

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Keynote)
Uncontrolled Keywords:Jules Verne, The Matrix, sf, globalisation
Faculty/Department:Faculty of Arts, Creative Industries and Education > Department of Arts and Cultural Industries
ID Code:8161
Deposited By: J. Tipler
Deposited On:06 Jul 2010 13:14
Last Modified:12 Aug 2013 08:00

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