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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 12–26.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Southern California represents dystopia. The article includes a photo essay featuring science fiction film stills held up against their filming locations in Los Angeles and the Bay Area. © 2014 by the Regents of the University of California 2014 Aldous Huxley Colossus: The Forbin Project...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 3–11.
Published: 01 December 2013
... California’s landscape and environment have informed science fiction, terraforming, utopia, dystopia, and finding a balance between technology and environmentalism. © 2014 by the Regents of the University of California 2014 Science fiction SF speculative fiction Kim Stanley Robinson terraforming...
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Boom (2015) 5 (1): 106–116.
Published: 01 March 2015
... cyborgs Aztec green urban design dystopia utopia art futurism future San Francisco Archipelego by Burrito Justice. annalee newitz California Futures Imagining California s future in the Pacific world California is going to mutate dramatically over the next hundred years. Climatechanges and...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 54–66.
Published: 01 December 2013
... Valley Stewart Brand Sim Van Der Ryn Jerry Brown dystopia utopia SB375 Google San Francisco Berkeley Wildflower mural in Un miriam greenberg What on Earth Is Sustainable? Toward critical sustainability studies Sustainability is a futuristic, even utopian, project par excellence. As with all...
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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 58–64.
Published: 01 March 2016
...-century future for the city in the early 1980s, it presented a downtown heightened in every sense of the word, with not just taller buildings and renewed industry, but a more diverse and densely packed population in action twenty-four hours a day a vision that has shaped our image of dystopia for decades...
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Boom (2016) 6 (1): 34–44.
Published: 01 March 2016
... things. I think we re going to do what we always do, which is muddle through. Despite these big changes, I don t think that s suddenly going to either allow us to magically solve the political obstacles or produce a dystopia. I think we will continue to build transit. I think the obstacles to new hous...
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Boom (2015) 5 (3): 32–41.
Published: 01 September 2015
.... 40 BOOMCA L I FORN I A . COM Boom: One thing you haven t mentioned, of course, is our great creative industry that gives us so many dystopias. You do realize you re moving to the capital of dystopia? Kareiva: Oh, yes. The film industry. I ve seen Blade Runner many a time. A lot of people have said...
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Boom (2015) 5 (2): 100–111.
Published: 01 June 2015
... and one of the world s most profound no-man s landscapes, the US-Mexican border, a zone of highly ritualized and crimi- nalized crossings. All three were a photographer s dream of a dystopia, and all have attracted sustained attention from American artists. Robert Dawson has worked the Central Valley...
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Boom (2013) 3 (4): 73–78.
Published: 01 December 2013
... challenges facing California California, it seemed, was becoming a para- digm of the dream lost a nightmare dystopia Starr s pessimistic turn was well-suited for the real estate bubbles, chronic budget deficits, stunted growth, and polar- ized politics that crippled the state in the aughts. It sounds all...
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Boom (2013) 3 (3): 110–114.
Published: 01 September 2013
... and his cousins periodically razed their orange grove civilizations to begin anew. Fixing the problems seemed too daunting. Better to wipe the slate clean and start moving earth, turning dystopia to utopia in one week, tops. Having matured in some ways since then, Bob has come to see that resource...