Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Major Highlights In the History of Space Opera - Charlie Jane Anders and Gordon Jackson

Space opera was born at the beginning of the Twentieth Century — and arguably, did more to define the last century than any other genre. For most of the previous century, our most thrilling dreams of adventure were inspired by the stories of starships, aliens and interstellar empires.

A complete history of space opera would be nearly impossible to compile in one short article. But here's our attempt at listing the major highlights in the history of the genre, from 1901 until now.

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