Dru Pagliassotti's Blog – March 2011 Archive (3)

Steampunkology: The Transcendent Steam Engine

Sakamoto, Michaela (2009). “The Transcendent Steam Engine: Industry, Nostalgia, and the Romance of Steampunk.” In Wright, Will & Kaplan, Steven (Eds.) The Image of Technology in Literature, Media, and Society: Proceedings from the 2009 Conference of the Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery (pp. 124-131).

 

In this essay I will lay out the ways in which nostalgia has reinvented…

Continue

Added by Dru Pagliassotti on March 31, 2011 at 10:30pm — No Comments

Steampunkology: Steampunk as a Mode of Historical Representation

Rose, Margaret. (2009). Extraordinary Pasts: Steampunk as a Mode of Historical Representation. Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts, 20(3), pp. 319-333.

 

Quick Summary:

 

Rose’s article defends steampunk…

Continue

Added by Dru Pagliassotti on March 25, 2011 at 8:00am — 1 Comment

Steampunkology

 

In thinking about what I might be able to contribute to SWAG, it occurred to me that one service I could provide that I don't think others have already would be to give citations to, and summaries of, the academic research currently being published about steampunk. 



I'm not, at the moment, conducting any form of steampunkology myself, but I have access to journals that…

Continue

Added by Dru Pagliassotti on March 24, 2011 at 1:00pm — 3 Comments

SWAG Support Fund

Visit us on:

TWITTER                          TUMBLR

FACEBOOK                 

GOOGLE+                       

Latest Activity

Crysta K. Coburn and Tim Campbell are now friends
yesterday
June M. Pace posted a status
"I'm sorry I haven't been very attentive here lately…so much going on at home, literally no extra time for anything other than home!"
yesterday
Jeanne Lloyd and Bill Tillman are now friends
yesterday
Professor Stanwell Briar liked BJ's profile
Wednesday
Bill Tillman posted a status
"50 Years Ago I watched the Monaco Grand Prix live, today so little is left of that romantic place."
Wednesday
L.S. Kilroy replied to L.S. Kilroy's discussion Releasing debut novel, The Vitruvian Heir in the group THE EMPORIUM
"Hi Einar! Thank you so much for the message - the novel released this past January so it is currently available for purchase and it's getting very good reviews. I'm so thankful for these online steampunk communities because I really want…"
Wednesday
Nick Valentino posted a status
"New Blog Post: The Brass Screw Confederacy this weekend! http://nickvalentino.blogspot.com/2015/05/the-brass-screw-confederacy.html"
Wednesday
Einar Mercier replied to L.S. Kilroy's discussion Releasing debut novel, The Vitruvian Heir in the group THE EMPORIUM
"I've always loved alternate history and post-apocalyptic fiction, and this universe you describe sounds fascinating. Some of the plotlines (aristocrat girl forced to make a decision that changes everything, grandmother's secret legacy,…"
Tuesday

MEMBERS' BOOK COVERS

Small Press, Indie & Anthology Covers


#STEAMPUNKCHAT TRANSCRIPTS

Click here for SWAG badges for websites

Badge

Loading…

© 2015   Created by Lia Keyes.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service