Tag: anthropology of science fiction

HAU’s Hauntings

Emma Louise Backe , October 29th, 2018


How does the genre of weird fiction provide the destabilizing framework for the future of HAUtalk?  The HAU controversy is a dense teratoma,[1] a complicated intermingling of issues…


→The Geek Anthropologist

Toying with Our Teleologies: Reflections on What SF Can Do for Anthropology

Emma Louise Backe , April 5th, 2018


By Priya Chandrasekaran, Taylor C. Nelms, Valerie Olson, Elizabeth Reddy, Heather Thomas, and Nicholas Welcome At the annual meetings of the American Anthropological Association in late 2017, a…


→The Geek Anthropologist