The Monomyth in Gene Wolfe's the Book of the New Sun.
He "Just Plain Liked Guns": Robert A. Heinlein and the "Older Orthodoxy" of an Armed Citizenry (Critical Essay)
An Adorno for Our Time.
Art and Power in the Age of Empire: Greg Egan's Society of Control.
The Problem of Materiality in Paolo Bacigalupi's "the People of Sand and Slag".
The Two Kings and the Two Labyrinths: Escaping Escapism in Henson's Labyrinth and Del Toro's Laberinto.