Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: the whiteness of science fiction and the speculative fiction of blackness
  • Josh Brandon's blues: inventing the black fan
  • Space race woman: Lieutenant Uhura beyond the bridge
  • The immortal storm: permutations of race in Marvel comics
  • Controversy and crossover in milestone media's icon
  • The golden ghetto and the glittering parentheses: the once and future Benjamin Sisko
  • Dreaming in color: racial revisions in fan fiction
  • Coda.