The Sublime in Iain M. Banks's Culture Novels

Jim Clarke

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterpeer-review

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Science Fiction of Iain M. Banks
EditorsNick Hubble, Esther MacCallum-Stewart , Joseph Norman
Number of pages16
ISBN (Print)1780240546, 978-1780240541
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2018

Bibliographical note

This is the extended version published in Gylphi Press's 'The Science Fiction of Iain M. Banks' volume of essays in January 2018. A previous shorter version was published in the peer-reviewed 'Vector' journal of the BSFA.


  • Science fiction
  • sublime
  • Scottish Literature
  • Fiction
  • utopia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Literature and Literary Theory

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