Issue 5

Anthropology and Science Fiction: Experiments in Thinking Across Worlds

(New articles in Issue 5 will be published each month. Please check back here, or on Facebook and Twitter for updates.)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Experiments in Thinking across Worlds
Casper Bruun Jensen and Asli Kemiksiz
PDF | Pages: i–xiii

Articles

The Functions of the Embassy in the World-Making Experiments of China Miéville
Steven Brown
PDF | Pages: 95–116
Materials of Imagination: On the Limits and the Potentials of the Humanoid Robot
Asli Kemiksiz 
PDF | Pages: 69–94
Revisiting a State of Nature: An Anthropological Encounter with Multispecies Science Fiction 
Michael Fisch
PDF | Pages: 50–68
Ant Network Theory
Bodhisattva Chattopadhyay and Geoffrey C. Bowker 
PDF | Pages: 26–49
Imagining Feminist Futures on the Small Screen: Inclusion and Care in VR Fictions
Marisa Brandt and Lisa Messeri 
PDF | Pages: 1–25

Interviews

Reclaiming Imagination: Speculative SF as an Art of Consequences
An interview with Isabelle Stengers
Casper Bruun Jensen and Line Marie Thorsen 
PDF | HTML
Writing Science Fiction Out of Experience: SF, Social Science and Planetary Transformations
An interview with Kim Stanley Robinson
Aslı Kemiksiz and Casper Bruun Jensen
PDF | HTML