The Biology of Science Fiction Cinema, 2d ed.

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About the Author(s)

Mark C. Glassy is a professor at the University of California, San Diego; Moores Cancer Center, Translational Neuro-Oncology Laboratory and a member of the advisory board for the University of California, Riverside, School of Medicine.

Bibliographic Details

Mark C. Glassy
Format: softcover (7 x 10)
Bibliographic Info: ca. 50 photos, appendices, index
Copyright Date: 2023
pISBN: 978-1-4766-9233-3
eISBN: 978-1-4766-5149-1
Imprint: McFarland

Book Reviews & Awards

Reviews from the 1st edition

• “Fascinating”—Classic Images
• “Marvelous…fun…fresh, lively, iresistibly informative…a real gem”—Filmfax
• “Fun, appealing and intelligently done”—School Library Journal
• “Detailed…required reading”—C&RL News
• “Remarkable”—Cult Movies
• “Unique and unprecedented…anyone interested in the ‘science’ behind horror films and mad doctor machinations would do well to sample [this] book”—Monsters From the Vault
• “Full of real science…the author shows his indisputable knowledge of the field…painstakingly detailed…deserves respect”—SFRA Review