fiction-reality-timeline

The Fiction to Reality Timeline

June 26, 2014

A great chart displaying the relationship between fictional and real technology. Source

The Evolution of Story Telling

The Evolution of Story Telling

March 29, 2013

Some of the most famous stories we know today have been passed down through many generations and over several countries. Along these incredible journeys through time and space, stories tend to change from one storyteller to another. Here is a look at four classic tales and their evolution throughout history.

The History of Science Fiction V.1

The History of Science Fiction V.1

July 14, 2012

Every year since 2005, the competitive exhibit Places and Spaces: Mapping Science has selected ten maps and data visualizations to add to its growing collection. The most eye-popping of this year’s crop of finalists is Ward Shelley’s twisty, tentacle-y “History of Science Fiction.” Now, at a single glance, you can finally see how the Enlightenment […]

Antipastoral Dialogue

Antipastoral Dialogue

June 2, 2012

Antipastoralism makes up a tiny school of literary theory. A genre, even, that is the flagship love of this journal. Rather than only encouraging our exploratory readers to discover its fundamentals through citation (though one should get a pretty good sense of it by reading Blood Meridian), we think this diagram (we’re calling it a […]