The Emergence of Latin American Science Fiction

By Rachel Haywood Ferreira ’92, Wesleyan University Press, 2011. In a  voyage through the early science fiction of Latin America, the author traces how and why the genre of science fiction reached Latin America and analyzes how writers in Argentina, Brazil and Mexico adapted science fiction to reflect their own realities. The book includes a chronological bibliography of science fiction published from 1775 to 1920 in all Latin American countries.