Science Fiction and the Dismal Science

Essays on Economics in and of the Genre

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About the Author(s)

Gary Westfahl, retired from the University of California, Riverside, is an adjunct professor at the University of La Verne. He earned the Science Fiction Research Association’s Pilgrim Award for his lifetime contributions to scholarship and is the author, editor, or coeditor of more than 20 books about science fiction and fantasy.
Gregory Benford is a professor of physics at the University of California, Irvine. He is a Woodrow Wilson Fellow, was Visiting Fellow at Cambridge University, and in 1995 received the Lord Prize for contributions to science. He has published 32 novels, four volumes of nonfiction, and over 200 short stories and several hundred scientific papers in several fields.
Howard V. Hendrix, currently at California State University, Fresno, has taught at the college level for over thirty years. He has published six novels and two collections of stories; has authored, coauthored, or coedited three works of nonfiction; and has written numerous articles, reviews, and editorials.
Jonathan Alexander is Chancellor’s Professor of English and Informatics at the University of California, Irvine. He is the author, co-author, or editor of fifteen books. His work primarily focuses on written and digital production in the extra-curriculum, “fan texts,” and genre fiction.

Bibliographic Details

Edited by Gary Westfahl , Gregory Benford, Howard V. Hendrix and Jonathan Alexander
Format: softcover (6 x 9)
Bibliographic Info: notes, bibliography, index
Copyright Date: 2019
pISBN: 978-1-4766-7738-5
eISBN: 978-1-4766-3756-3
Imprint: McFarland