Alternate histories, where events in the past unfolded
differently, are a fairly new genre, but it's made large strides
since it first became popular in the 80s. In this episode, we look
at an overview of these works.
A biweekly podcast exploring the history of science fiction from the Renaissance to the present day. Astrophysicist and sci-fi enthusiast Alex Howe explores how the classic books, movies, and TV shows influenced the development of the genre and continue to do so today, with book recommendations for each episode.