Dune Scholar publishes accessible, research-based analysis of Frank Herbert’s Dune series and other science fiction topics. It is run by author and researcher Dr. Kara Kennedy, whose publications include the books Adaptations of Dune: Frank Herbert’s Story on Screen, Frank Herbert’s Dune: A Critical Companion and Women’s Agency in the Dune Universe: Tracing Women’s Liberation through Science Fiction and various articles on Dune topics. Dr. Kennedy also gives talks and lectures on Dune and created the online course Dune 101 based on her research.


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