Extrapolation 56.1

The Spring 2015 issue of Extrapolation is now available. Here's the lineup:

Sherryl Vint
"Skin Deep: Alienation in Under the Skin"

Isiah Lavender
"Reframing Heart of Darkness as Science Fiction"

Sharon DeGraw
"Tobias S. Buckell's Galactic Caribbean Future"

Karen May and David Upton
"'Ser Piggy': Identifying an Intertextual Relationship between William Golding's Lord of the Flies and George R. R. Martin's A Game of Thrones

Lee Braver
Coin-Operated Doors and God: A Gnostic Reading of Philip K. Dick's Ubik

Also included are reviews of Lois McMaster Bujold: Essays on a Modern Master of Science Fiction and Fantasy, Of Bread, Blood and The Hunger Games: Critical Essays on the Suzanne Collins Trilogy, Gazing in Useless Wonder: English Utopian Fictions (1516-1800), Terror and the Cinematic Sublime: Essays on Violence and the Unpresentable in post-9/11 Films, Africa SF, 1950s "Rocketman" TV Series and Their Fans, Planet of the Apes and Philosophy, and Future Esoteric: The Unseen Realms.

I have a big pile of new books in need of review. I will send out a new call for reviewers in the next week or two.