Time Travel: The Popular Philosophy of Narrative

Fordham University Press (2013)
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Introduction: Time travel and the mechanics of narrative -- Macrological fictions: evolutionary utopia and time travel (1887-1905) -- Historical interval I: the first time travel story -- Relativity, psychology, paradox: Wertenbaker to Heinlein (1923-1941) -- Historical interval II: three phases of time travel--the time machine -- The big time: multiple worlds, narrative viewpoint, and superspace -- Paradox and paratext: picturing narrative theory -- Theoretical interval: the primacy of the visual in time travel narrative -- Viewpoint-over-histories: narrative conservation in Star Trek -- Oedipus multiplex, or, the subject as a time travel film: Back to the future -- Conclusion: The last time travel story.
Keywords Time perception in literature  Time travel in literature  Narration (Rhetoric  Literature Philosophy
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Call number PN56.T5.W58 2013
ISBN(s) 9780823249961   0823249964
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