Lost Transmissions: The Secret History Of Science Fiction And Fantasy

byDesirina BoskovichForeword byJeff Vandermeer

September 10, 2019|
Lost Transmissions: The Secret History Of Science Fiction And Fantasy by Desirina Boskovich
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A fascinating illustrated history of lost, overlooked, and uncompleted works of science fiction and fantasy
 
Science fiction and fantasy reign over popular culture now. Lost Transmissions is a rich trove of forgotten and unknown, imagined-but-never-finished, and under-appreciated-but-influential works from those imaginative genres, as well as little-known information about well-known properties. Divided into sections on Film & TV, Literature, Art, Music, Fashion, Architecture, and Pop Culture, the book examines Jules Verne’s lost novel; AfroFuturism and Space Disco; E.T.’s scary beginnings; William Gibson’s never-filmed Aliens sequel; Weezer’s never-made space opera; and the 8,000-page metaphysical diary of Philip K. Dick. Featuring more than 150 photos, this insightful volume will become the bible of science fiction and fantasy’s most interesting and least-known chapters.
 
Desirina Boskovich has written for Lightspeed, Tor.com, and Weird Fiction Review, and coauthored The Steampunk User’s Manual (Abrams, 2014). Her short fiction has been published in Clarkesworld, F&SF, and Nightmare magazine. Jeff VanderMeer is the author of the New York Times bestselling Southern Reach Trilogy, The Steam...
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Title:Lost Transmissions: The Secret History Of Science Fiction And Fantasy
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:304 pages, 9.35 X 7.5 X 1.05 in
Shipping dimensions:304 pages, 9.35 X 7.5 X 1.05 in
Published:September 10, 2019
Publisher:Harry N. Abrams
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781419734656

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