Things of Fear and Worship: The development of Aliens in Literature

Things of Fear and Worship: The development of Aliens in Literature Relevant Publications: Dreamers and visitors have been captivated by the basic concept of the otherworldly, the extraterrestrial, the alien. Such a long time they gods, monsters, or, for the purposes of this essay, aliens as we have been telling stories, those stories have contained life beyond what is seen—be. Some have actually argued that the scientist Johannes Kepler’s work of fiction—Somnium—published in 1634 may be the very first work of technology fiction that features an alien. […]