Cyberpunk: A Short Bibliography

*cited in these web pages.

Barnett, P. Chad. "Reviving Cyberpunk: (Re)Constructing the Subject and Mapping Cyberspace in the Wachowski Brothers' Film the Matrix." Extrapolation: A Journal of Science Fiction and Fantasy 41.4 (Winter 2000): 359-74.

Barr, Marleen, and Carl Freedman, eds. Special Topic: Science Fiction and Literary Studies: The Next Millenium, P M L A. Vol. 119, no. 3: Modern Language Association, 2004.

Barrett, Leonard E. The Rastafarians. New York: Beacon, 1988.

*Bethke, Bruce, "Cyberpunk." Amazing (November, 1983).

*Booker, M. Keith. "Technology, History, and the Postmodern Imagination: The Cyberpunk Fiction of William Gibson." Arizona Quarterly: A Journal of American Literature, Culture, and Theory 50.4 (1994): 63-87.

*Cadigan, Pat, ed. The Ultimate Cyberpunk. New York: ibooks, 2002.

Cadora, Karen. "Feminist Cyberpunk." Science-Fiction Studies 22.3 (November 1995): 357-72.

Cavallaro, Dani. Cyberpunk and Cyberculture : Science Fiction and the Work of William Gibson. London ; New Brunswick, NJ; Somerset, N.J.: Athlone Press ; Distributed in the United States by Transaction Publishers, 2000.

*Clute, John. "Science Fiction from 1980 to the Present." The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction. Eds. Edward James and Farah Mendlesohn. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003. 64-78.

*----- and Peter Nicholls, The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction. New York: St. Martin's, 1993.

Delany, Samuel R. Starboard Wine : More Notes on the Language of Science Fiction. Ed. Samuel R. Delany. 1st ed. Pleasantville, N.Y.: Dragon Press, 1984.

*---. "Science and Literature." The New York Review of Science Fiction (23), July 1990: 1; 8-11.

*---. "Some Presumptuous Assumptions About Science Fiction." Starboard Wine. Ed. Samuel R. Delany. Pleasantville, NY: Dragon Press, 1984. 46-55.

*---. "'Some Real Mothers...': the SF Eye Interview." Silent Interviews on Language, Race, Sex, Science Fiction, and Some Comics. Hanover and London: Wesleyan University Press, 1994: 164-185.

Dery, Mark. Flame Wars : The Discourse of Cyberculture. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1994.

Dickson, Gordon R. "Plausibility in Science Fiction." Science Fiction: Today and Tomorrow. Ed. Reginald Bretnor. Baltimore: Penguin, 1974.

*Eriksen, Inge. "The Aesthetics of Cyberpunk." Foundation: The Review of Science Fiction 53.Autumn 1991: 36-46.

Gibson, William. "Burning Chrome." Burning Chrome. Ed. Wiliam Gibson. New York: Ace, 1987. 168-91.

---. Burning Chrome. 1st EOS pbk. ed. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 2003.

---. Count Zero. New York: Ace Books, 1987.

---. Mona Lisa Overdrive. Bantam paperback ed. New York: Bantam Books, 1989.

---. Neuromancer. New York: Ace Books, 1984.

---. Neuromancer. 1st Ace hardcover ed. New York: Ace Books, 1984.

---. Pattern Recognition. New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2003.

Gibson, William, and Bruce Sterling. The Difference Engine. New York: Bantam Books, 1991.

Gray, Chris Hables. Cyborg Citizen : Politics in the Posthuman Age. New York: Routledge, 2001.

*Harmon, William and C. Hugh Holman. "Postmodern." A Handbook to Literature (7th edition). New York: Prentice Hall, 1996.

Harper, Mary Catherine. "Incurably Alien Other: A Case for Feminist Cyborg Writers." Science-Fiction Studies 22.3: 399-420.

*Heaney, Seamus (tr.). "Translator's preface." Beowulf. New York: Norton, 2002: xxiv.

Hollinger, Veronica. "Doing It for Ourselves: Two Feminist Cyber-Readers." Science Fiction Studies 28.3 (November 2001): 426-35.

---. "The Technobody and Its Discontents." Science Fiction Studies 24.1 (March 1997): 124-32.

*Hume, Kathryn. Fantasy and Mimesis: Responses to Reality in Western Literature. New York: Methuen, 1984.

James, Edward, and Farah Mendlesohn. The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction. Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003.

*Jones, Gwyneth. "Trouble (Living in the Machine)." Deconstructing the Starships. Ed. Gwyneth Jones. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 1999. 91-98.

*-----."The Icons of Science Fiction" In James, Edward, and Farah Mendlesohn. The Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction. Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press, 2003: 163-173.

*Landon, Brooks. "Cyberpunk." Science Fiction After 1900: From the Steam Man to the Stars. (New York: Twayne, 1997): 159-166.

Latham, Rob. "Cyberpunk = Gibson = Neuromancer." Science-Fiction Studies 20.2 (July 1993): 266-72.

Leblanc, Lauraine. "Razor Girls: Genre and Gender in Cyberpunk Fiction." Women and Language 20.1 (Spring 1997): 71-76.

*Le Guin, Ursula K., and Brian Attebery. The Norton Book of Science Fiction : North American Science Fiction, 1960-1990. 1st ed. New York: W.W. Norton, 1993.

McCaffery, Larry. Storming the Reality Studio : A Casebook of Cyberpunk and Postmodern Science Fiction. Durham: Duke University Press, 1991.

*McGuirk, Carol. "The "New" Romancers: Science Fiction Innovators from Gernsback to Gibson." Fiction 2000. Ed. George Slusser. Athens, Georgia: University of Georgia Press, 1992. 109-29.

McHale, Brian. "Elements of a Poetics of Cyberpunk." Critique: Studies in Contemporary Fiction 33.3 (Spring 1992): 149-75.

Nixon, Nicola. "Cyberpunk: Preparing the Ground for Revolution or Keeping the Boys Satisfied?" Science-Fiction Studies 19.2 (July 1992): 219-35.

Slusser, George Edgar, and T. A. Shippey. Fiction 2000 : Cyberpunk and the Future of Narrative. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 1992.

Sponsler, Claire. "Beyond the Ruins: The Geopolitics of Urban Decay and Cyberpunk." Science Fiction Studies 20.2 (July 1993): 251-65.

---. "Cyberpunk and the Dilemmas of Postmodern Narrative: The Example of William Gibson." Contemporary Literature XXXIII.4 (1992): 625-44.

Sterling, Bruce. Mirrorshades : The Cyberpunk Anthology. New York: Ace Books, 1988.

*---. "Preface." Mirrorshades : The Cyberpunk Anthology. Ed. Bruce Sterling. New York: Ace Books, 1988. ix-xvi.

Suvin, Darko. "On Gibson and Cyberpunk Sf." Foundation: The Review of Science Fiction 46.Autumn (1989): 40-51.

Tofts, Darren, Annemarie Jonson, and Alessio Cavallaro. Prefiguring Cyberculture : An Intellectual History. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 2003.

*Tolkien, J. R. R. Tree and Leaf : Including the Poem Mythopoeia. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1989.

Wolfe, Gary K. Critical Terms for Science Fiction and Fantasy : A Glossary and Guide to Scholarship. New York: Greenwood Press, 1986.

*Wolmark, Jenny. Aliens and Others: Science Fiction, Feminism, and Postmodernism. Iowa City: University of Iowa Press, 1994.


Defining SF
Defining Cyberpunk
SF and Postmodernism
The Motifs of Cyberpunk
A Short Bibliography

Amelia A. Rutledge
English Department
Updated 1/17/2005