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.