Reading Stargate SG-1 (Reading Contemporary Television)

Reading Stargate SG-1 (Reading Contemporary Television)


Stargate SG-1 premiered in 1997 and over the process 8 seasons, the convey has constructed its personal specified mythological superstructure. It has blossomed right into a sequence pushed by way of fierce fan loyalty, with full of life net chat groups, the proliferation of *textual poaching* in fan fiction and artwork, and renowned annual conventions. This booklet is a full of life severe party of either Stargate and its derivative, Atlantis. Its characters, subject matters, representations of sexuality and *otherness* are mentioned, besides its interplay with fan fiction, its destinations in Canada, its ideological framing of an American point-of-view, and tensions among its humanistic morality and military/political targets within the indicates' plots. there's additionally evaluate of the presently fledgling Stargate: Atlantis. Written for either fanatics and students, the booklet additionally comprises an episode advisor to the 1st 8 seasons of Stargate SG-1.

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