BDSM in American Science Fiction and Fantasy

  • Lewis Call

About this book

Introduction

A history of the love affair between BDSM (Bondage/Discipline, Dominance/Submission, Sadism/Masochism) and science fiction and fantasy. Lewis Call explores representations of BDSM in the 1940s Wonder Woman comics, the pioneering prose of Samuel Delany and James Tiptree, and the television shows Battlestar Galactica, Buffy, Angel and Dollhouse.

Keywords

Comic fiction television

Authors and affiliations

  • Lewis Call
    • 1
  1. 1.California Polytechnic State UniversitySan Luis ObispoUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137283474
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2013
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Media & Culture Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-34525-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-28347-4
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