- Global Cultures
- Science Fiction
- Science, Technology, and Culture
- Technological Change
Lisa Yaszek is a professor and Associate Chair 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). Her forthcoming book, Sisters of Tomorrow: The First Women of Science Fiction, will be available from Wesleyan Press in Spring 2016. Click here to read a sneak preview!