Special Topics Seminar: Future Worlds: Sci-Fi and Speculative Fiction

Course Details
Course: 
FILM 194S-02
Instructor: 
John Jota Leaños
Quarter: 
Spring
Academic Year: 
2019-20
Description: 
This course explores speculative fiction and future worlds focusing on Indigenous Futurism, Afrofuturism, Chicanx Futurism, and mainstream/Indie science fiction film, art, media, music and literature. We will consider intersecting discourses on science, technology, colonization, race, gender, class and sexuality. Students will imagine their own future worlds and will create video, animation, podcasts, graphic novels, short stories, etc.

Flyer for Future Worlds Sci Fi Speculative Fiction senior seminar featuring images of indigenous afro and chicanx futurism