jeffsoesbe (jeffsoesbe) wrote,
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what is Science Fiction?

johncwright explains it all for you, based on an *exhaustive*, simply exhaustive, study of pulp magazine covers from the 40s and 50s.

Short summary: soaring, rayguns, aliens, robots, va-voom, brunettes, peril.

Well worth reading. Check it out!

(link from John Scalzi's Whatever blog, which all people should be reading).
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