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Author Nama, Adilifu, 1969-
Title Black space : imagining race in science fiction film / Adilifu Nama.
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2008.
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 Floor4  PN1995.9.S26 N36 2008    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description 200 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-188) and index.
Contents Structured absence and token presence -- Bad blood : fear of racial contamination -- The Black body : figures of distortion -- Humans unite! Race, class, and postindustrial aliens -- White narratives, black allegories -- Subverting the genre : the mothership connection.
Subject Science fiction films -- History and criticism.
Blacks in motion pictures.
African Americans in motion pictures.
Related To Online version: Nama, Adilifu, 1969- Black space. 1st ed. Austin : University of Texas Press, 2008 (OCoLC)655213879
ISBN 9780292716971 (cloth : alk. paper)
0292716974 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780292717459 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0292717458 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 166255074