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Since the turn of the millennium, German writers have increasingly engaged with moral and ethical dilemmas created by scientific and technological advances. But what can these texts tell us about the future?

You can listen to my take on this question in this podcast created for the Ilkley Literature Festival ‘Settee Seminars’: https://anchor.fm/ilkleyliteraturefestival/episodes/Ingo-Cornills—What-can-German-Science-Fiction-tell-us-about-the-future-e1ecnls

This volume, edited by my colleague (and Leverhulme Visiting Professor to Leeds) Dr Lars Schmeink and myself, will be published on 29 May 2022. It will provide readers with an up-to-date overview of the state of German SF in Literature, Film and TV.

https://link.springer.com/book/9783030959623

New Perspectives of Contemporary German Science Fiction (cover)