Georgia Tech Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

Lisa Yaszek

Lisa Yaszek PhD


Contact Information

Office: Skiles 335B
Phone: 404-894-1022
Fax: 404-894-1287

Lisa Yaszek is Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication at Georgia Tech. Her research interests include science fiction, cultural history, gender studies, critical race studies and science and technology studies.  Her essays on science fiction as a global language crossing centuries, cultures and continents appear in journals including Extrapolation, NWSA Journal and Rethinking History. Her books include Galactic Suburbia: Recovering Women’s Science Fiction (Ohio State University Press 2008) and the edited anthology Practicing Science Fiction: Critical Essays on Writing, Reading and Teaching the Genre (McFarland 2010).

Additional Keywords

Literature, Cultural History, Science Fiction, Afrofuturism, Narrative Across Media
781 Marietta Street, Atlanta, GA 30332-0525