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WHAT DOES SPACE OPERA MEAN IN ENGLISH?
Space opera is a subgenre of science fiction that often emphasizes romantic, often melodramatic adventure, set mainly or entirely in outer space, usually involving conflict between opponents possessing advanced abilities, weapons, and other technology. The term has no relation to music but is instead a play on the term "soap opera".
Synonyms and antonyms of space opera in the English dictionary of synonyms
WORDS RELATING TO «SPACE OPERA»
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «SPACE OPERA» OVER TIME
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about space opera
2 QUOTES WITH «SPACE OPERA»
Famous quotes and sentences with the word space opera.
John M. Ford
The cynical part of the answer is that I expect to see a good deal more space opera, set far enough in the future as to be disconnected from contemporary issues.
I've just written a very gritty, non-magical take on the King Arthur legend, 'Here Lies Arthur,' and I'm currently toying with some other historical ideas, as well as working with the illustrator David Wyatt on some sequels to my Victorian space opera 'Larklight.'
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «SPACE OPERA»
Discover the use of space opera in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to space opera and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
This is a story of weird worlds and enigmatic aliens and has all the cunning and colour that is hallmark of the very best Jack Vance.
Jack Vance, 2011
The New SpaceOpera 2
Some of the most beloved names in science fiction spin all-new tales of interstellar adventure and wonder Neal Asher John Barnes Cory Doctorow John Kessel Jay Lake John Meaney Elizabeth Moon Garth Nix Mike Resnick Justina Robson Kristine ...
Gardner Dozois, Jonathan Strahan, 2009
The SpaceOpera Renaissance
Indeed, it can be argued that the "new space opera" is one of the defining streams of modern SF. Now, World Fantasy Award-winning anthologists David G. Hartwell and Kathryn Cramer have compiled a definitive overview of this subgenre, both ...
Kathryn Cramer, David G. Hartwell, 2007
Newton's Wake: Novel
And the long-dormant war machines are awakening ... Newton's Wake is a stunning stand-alone space opera, charting the struggle for human survival in a universe dominated by post-human intelligence.
Ken MacLeod, 2012
Twenty original science fiction tales based on the theme of music--by such authors as Marion Zimmer Bradley, Charles de Lint, and Gene Wolfe--include the story of a singer whose ear for music helps her fight crime. Original.
Anne McCaffrey, Elizabeth Ann Scarborough, 1996
Alastair Reynolds's critically acclaimed debut has redefined the space opera with a staggering journey across vast gulfs of time and space to confront the very nature of reality itself.
Alastair Reynolds, 2002
Grand SpaceOpera: Icons of Galactic Civilization and Conflict
Grand Space Opera is the second title in the CG Challenge series. The book features the artwork and techniques of winning artists and finalists in the online CG Challenges organized by CGSociety.org.
Daniel Wade, 2005
Leviathan Wakes: Book One of the Expanse series
Humanity has colonized the planets - interstellar travel is still beyond our reach, but the solar system has become a dense network of colonies.
James S A Corey, 2011
A book about the first manned space flight to Mars, the people and the adventure they have.
Frances Dascola-Nichols, 2010
Starblazer Adventures: The Rock and Roll SpaceOpera ...
This is the rock and roll space-pulp universe of Starblazer Adventures!
Chris Birch, Stuart Newman, 2009
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «SPACE OPERA»
Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term space opera is used in the context of the following news items.
Space Jam 2 Might Be Happening, With LeBron James as the Star
Last month, Warner Brothers filed to renew its trademarks for Space Jam, the sensational 1996 sports comedy cum space opera that introduced Bugs Bunny and ... «TIME, Jul 15»
Space Opera, circa Summer 2015
One of the best things about writing a science column is that there's always something interesting happening, so I'm never at a loss for topics. In fact, I've usually ... «Chattanooga Pulse, Jun 15»
Space Opera is Set for a New Dawn with Dark Matter
Space opera makes a welcome return to Syfy in the US and Space in Canada this Friday with the debut of Dark Matter. Adapted by creators Joseph Mallozzi and ... «The Morton Report, Jun 15»
San Francisco Artist Paints $200000 Ode To Star Wars … And It Is …
The 15 foot by 8 foot oil painting titled “The 20th Century Space Opera” combines Star Wars and other pop culture icons with intricate patterns the artist calls ... «CBS Local, Mar 15»
The $200K Star Wars Painting No One Will Ever Buy
After staring at 20th Century Space Opera for a good hour, little things will still jump out at you. The main theme is Light Side versus Dark Side, with the bounty ... «Wired, Mar 15»
Comics Stars Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen Dish on Their Robot …
... Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen Dish on Their Robot Space Opera, Descender ... It's a well-known fact that robots and space travel are two great tastes that ... «Vulture, Mar 15»
Syfy's ambitious space opera, The Expanse, blasts off with first trailer
The first trailer for Syfy's (Disclosure - Syfy is Blastr's corporate parent) upcoming space opera The Expanse has arrived. Could this be the Battlestar Galactica ... «Blastr, Jan 15»
Rebel Galaxy is a Space Opera Coming to Xbox One This Year
Indie developer Double Damage Games is bringing its epic, action-packed space combat title, Rebel Galaxy, to Xbox One in 2015, courtesy of the ID@Xbox ... «XboxAchievements, Jan 15»
'Golden Son' Is Space Opera That Doesn't Forget The Opera
Pierce Brown wrote a book last year called Red Rising — the first in a proposed trilogy. In the press, it got compared to The Hunger Games (as pretty much every ... «NPR, Jan 15»
Ascension: space opera heads for turbulence
Dr. Juliet Bryce (Andrea Roth) is such a wet dishrag of a character that you'll want to wring her out and throw her back into space. There's also Christa (Ellie ... «The Guardian, Dec 14»
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