Miéville, China. 2007. Un Lun Dun. New York: Del Rey.


Okorafor, Nnedi. 2015. Lagoon. New York: Simon and Schuster.

Groening, Matt. 1999. Futurama. Season 1 Episode 1 “Space Pilot 3000,” Season 3 Episode 8 “The Luck of the Fryish,” Season 7 Episode 12 “The Mutants are Revolting.”  Available on Netflix.

Theory and Commentary (2 of these 3)

Childs, Mark C. 2015. Learning from New Millennium Science Fiction Cities. Journal of Urbanism 8(1): 97-109.

Kochin, Rob & James Kneale. 2001. Science fiction or future fact? Exploring imaginative geographies in the new millennium. Progress in Human Geography 25(1):19-35.

Milner, Andrew. 2004. Darker Cities: Urban Dystopia and Science Fiction Cinema. International Journal of Cultural Studies 7(3): 259-79.

Other Materials

L.A. 2013 (a view from 1988)


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