Colorful collection of science fiction and speculative fiction texts

Dream the Future

Established as the first research center of its kind by esteemed author and educator James E. Gunn,
the J. Wayne & Elsie M. Gunn Center for the
Study of SF is dedicated to research
and education in science fiction
and other speculative forms.

Mission and history

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Immerse Yourself

The University of Kansas proudly offers a variety of courses that explore science fiction, speculative fiction, and other areas at the core of the Gunn Center's mission.

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