Use these History of World and European Literature videos entitled Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature to study the evolution of the science-fiction genre and see how science-fiction writers have portrayed the future.
Use our 2 online educational videos to survey the evolution of science fiction, from Voyage to the Moon, written in 1657, to acclaimed works of the 1970s. See how science fiction writers have portrayed rocket flight, time travel, and life on other planets. Writers discussed include Isaac Asimov, Ray Bradbury, Arthur C. Clarke, Frank Herbert, Aldous Huxley, George Orwell, Nevil Shute, Jules Verne, H.G. Wells, and Philip Wylie.