Contributor: Olivia Efthimiou

Olivia Efthimiou

Olivia Efthimiou is a recent Masters graduate from Central Queensland University and will be commencing her doctoral studies in 2013. Her Master’s thesis Dreaming the Posthuman in Cyberspace: War of the Worlds and the Return of the Un/Real in Tron: Legacy was a study of the intersection between digital consciousness, fantasy and science.

Her PhD research will focus on the representation of the hero’s journey and evolution of human consciousness in science fiction/fantasy film, and their importance for life in the 21st century.