Continuum 8 @ Rydges on Swanston, 701 Swanston Street Carlton

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Apocalypses Through The Ages

From Sunday 14:00 until Sunday 15:00 (60 Minutes)

Participants: Russell Blackford, Rjurik Davidson, Nalini Haynes, Cat Sparks, Lachlan Walter

Tags: Literature, Media, Sci-Fi

From nuclear winters to reality television gone mad, the apocalyptic and dystopian futures of science-fiction often reflect the society in which they were written. A look at the many imaginings of unpleasant futures and what they say about the eras that imagined them.

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