Freaks in Space: "Extraterrestrialism" and "Deep-Space Multiculturalism"
Weinstock, Jeffrey, Department of English Language & Literature
New York University Press
Copyright 1996 by New York University Press. Intellectual Property Rights owned by Jeffrey Weinstock. This material is copyrighted, and any further reproduction or distribution is prohibited without the permission of the copyright owner.
Extraterrestrial beings -- Fiction; Outer space -- Fiction; Science fiction;
Literary essay on the depiction of extraterrestrial characters in fiction. Concentrates on extraterrestrial characters in the original Star Wars trilogy and in the television series, Star Trek: The Next Generation.
Weinstock, Jeffrey. Freaks in Space: "Extraterrestrialism" and "Deep-Space Multiculturalism" in Freakery: Cultural Spectacles of the Extraordinary Body, edited by Rosemary Garland Thomson. New York: New York University Press, 1996, 327-37.