Foundation issues

Number 104, Autumn 2009



  • Graham Sleight: Editorial
  • Letters from Ursula Le Guin and Alan Myers


  • Jason Bourget: Biological Determinism, Masculine Politics and the Failure of Libertarianism in Robert A. Heinlein's The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • A. Robin Hoffman: The Problem of Distance: Families and Land(s) in Mary Shelley's The Last Man
  • Catherine Coker: The Friends of Darkover: An Annotated Bibliography and History
  • Lee Skallerup: Re-Evaluating Suvin: Brown Girl in the Ring as Effective Magical Dystopia
  • Gerard Gaylard: Postcolonialism and the Transhistorical in Dune


  • Paul Kincaid: An Evil Guest by Gene Wolfe
  • Aidan-Paul Canavan: The Steel Remains by Richard Morgan
  • Pawel Frelik: Halting State by Charles Stross
  • David Harlan Wilson: Afro-Future Females: Black Writers Chart Science Fiction's Newest New-Wave Trajectory, edited by Marleen S. Barr
  • Jen Gunnels: Rhetorics of Fantasy by Farah Mendlesohn
  • Andy Sawyer: Interplanetary: A History of the British Interplanetary Society edited by Bob Parkinson
  • Jason W. Ellis: What It Is We Do When We Read Science Fiction by Paul Kincaid
  • Sue Thomason: Adventure, Vol. 1 Edited by Chris Roberson
  • Maureen Kincaid Speller: Worlds Apart? Dualism and Transgression in Contemporary Feminist Dystopias (Critical Explorations in Science Fiction and Fantasy 1) by Dunja M. Mohr
  • Alvaro Zinos-Amaro: The Solaris Book of New Science Fiction, Volume Two edited by George Mann
  • Darrell Schweitzer: Postsingular by Rudy Rucker