John Timberlake

Landscape and the Science Fiction Imaginary ISBN 9781783208609

Paperback 250 pages. Published by Intellect / University of Chicago Press, March 2018. Cover design by Alex Szumlas and John Timberlake


The book re-frames Science Fiction as a peculiarly visual discourse, suggesting that landscape, as a specifically historical construct ('human space + human time') is key in understanding Science Fiction's specifically historical contrivances, juxtapositions and displacements.


This book was reviewed by Dr Chris Pak, University of Swansea in issue 131 of Foundation, the International Review of Science Fiction (ISSN 0306-4964258)

© John Timberlake 2017