Volume 5 (2022)

Vol. 5 (2022)

Published: 2022-06-15 (June 15, 2022)

General Articles (Peer-Reviewed)

The Politics of Truth in China: Ontological-Ethical Dimensions of Science and Science Fiction

Lennon Zhang

Children of the Mind and the Concept of Edge and Center Nations

Steven Foertsch

Ex Machina: Testing Machines for Consciousness and Socio-Relational Machine Ethics

Harrison S. Jackson

The Morality of Artificial Friends in Ishiguro’s Klara and the Sun

Jakob Stenseke

A Grammar in Two Dimensions: The Temporal Mechanics of Arrival and the Semantics/Pragmatics Divide

A.G. Holdier

Jaws Within Jaws: A Cosmopolitical Ecology of Alien

Eric Macedo

Conscientious Utilitarianism; or, the Utilitarians Who Walk Away from Omelas

Andrew Dennis Bassford


Islam, Science Fiction and Extraterrestrial Life. The Culture of Astrobiology in the Muslim World (I.B. Tauris, 2021)

Stefano Bigliardi