Alec Nevala-Lee

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[Science fiction] is, then, a literary genre whose necessary and sufficient conditions are the presence and interaction of estrangement and cognition, and whose main formal device is an imaginative framework alternative to the author’s empirical environment.

Darko Suvin, “Estrangement and Cognition”

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July 31, 2017 at 7:30 am

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