The Deaths and Resurrections of Doctor Who
Out of Time explores the ways in which the series’ immortal alien addresses the nature of human mortality in his ambiguous relationships with time and death. It asks how the status of this protagonist – that lonely god, uncanny trickster, cyber-sceptic and techno-nerd – might call into question the beguiling fantasies of immortality, apotheosis and utopia which his nemeses tend to pursue. Finally, it investigates how this paragon of transgenerational television reflects the ways in which contemporary culture addresses the traumas of change, loss and death.
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‘Abominable Snowmen, The’ 72
About Time 42, 167
Adams, Douglas 6, 46
Adorno, Theodor 25–26, 136
Adric 113–114, 123
Adventure in Space and Time, An 36, 43
Alien 17, 47
‘Aliens of London’ 107
Allen, Woody 135
Ally McBeal 39
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