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NASA/Trek: Popular Science and Sex in America

NASA/Trek: Popular Science and Sex in America (Paperback)

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This wry and highly readable investigation of the role of space travel in popular imagination looks at the way NASA has openly borrowed from the TV show Star Trek to reinforce its public standing. It also celebrates the work of a group of the show's fans who rewrite its story-lines in porno-romance fanzines. Constance Penley advocates that scientific experimentation, and devoted to exploring inner as well as outer space.

Constance Penley is Professor of Film Studies and Women's Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and is a founding editor of Camera Obscura. She is author of The Future of an Illusion: Film, Feminism and Psychoanalysis, the editor of Feminism and Film Theory and the co-editor of Technoculture, Male Trouble and the forthcoming The Visible Woman: Imagining Technologies, Science and Gender.

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