Affirming and Questioning National Identity in Alternate Histories
The study examines the Polish journalist Marcin Wolski’s Jedna przegrana bitwa [One Lost Battle] (2010) and the acclaimed Czech writer Josef Nesvadba’s Peklo Beneš – o šťastnějším Československu [Beneš’s Hell – A Happier Czechoslovakia] (2002) to argue the science fictional subgenre of the alternative history or uchronia more prominently reflects issues of cultural identity than other science fiction and to examine the posited critical function of SF in general.
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