Chapter 18. Figurations of the Cyborg in Contemporary Science Fiction Novels and Film

  1. David Seed
  1. Christine Cornea

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470997055.ch19

A Companion to Science Fiction

A Companion to Science Fiction

How to Cite

Cornea, C. (2007) Figurations of the Cyborg in Contemporary Science Fiction Novels and Film, in A Companion to Science Fiction (ed D. Seed), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470997055.ch19

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405112185

Online ISBN: 9780470997055

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Keywords:

  • dark lady;
  • assumptions;
  • lust;
  • rumors;
  • rape

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • What is the Cyborg?

  • Cyborg Narratives and Theory

  • The Celluloid Cyborg

  • Gender Blending and the Female Cyborg

  • Mind Over Matter

  • Borderline Cases