Friday, September 27, 2013

Xenophobia On Maple Street?

How does The Twilight Zone Episode: The Monsters Are Due On Maple Street address the concept of xenophobia? What alarms you regarding the inhabitants actions and attitudes? How does this episode align or differ with stories we have already read? Other thoughts? Please respond by 2:30p.m. on Mon., September 30th, 2013.

Sunday, September 22, 2013

Xenophobia In Science Fiction?

What is your definition of xenophobia, and how did the card activity make you think about your definition? What emotions can you assign or connect with the term and concept of xenophobia in Science Fiction? Please use the quote from your card in your response. This blog response is due during class on 9-23-13.

Monday, September 9, 2013

"Cause and Effect?"

Based upon the Cause And Effect episode of Star Trek The Next Generation, what Science Fiction concepts that we will address (Extrapolation, Xenophobia, Grandfather Paradox, Frankenstein Complex) are evident within what you viewed?  If so, how?  Explain and detail within your blog response after we finish viewing the film.