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Witness to the End of the World : colonialism, the scientific romance and Michael Moorcock's Nomad of the Time Streams trilogy

Baker, Brian (2005) Witness to the End of the World : colonialism, the scientific romance and Michael Moorcock's Nomad of the Time Streams trilogy. Foundation, 34 (1). pp. 40-48. ISSN 0306-4964

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Abstract

This article argues that Michael Moorcock, one of great re-writers and pasticheurs of post-war British writing, uses the form of the Wellsian scientific romance to explore the discourses of colonialism, exposing the ideological premises of imperial adventure fiction from within.

Item Type: Article
Journal or Publication Title: Foundation
Uncontrolled Keywords: science fiction ; Michael Moorcock ; imperialism ; Scientific romance ; maps
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Departments: Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences > English & Creative Writing
ID Code: 60409
Deposited By: ep_importer_pure
Deposited On: 11 Dec 2012 16:33
Refereed?: Yes
Published?: Published
Last Modified: 10 Oct 2017 17:51
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URI: http://eprints.lancs.ac.uk/id/eprint/60409

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