The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Science Fiction and Fantasy

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  • Author : Gary Westfahl
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Pages : 1395 pages
  • ISBN : 9780313329531
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
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The Science Fiction of Cordwainer Smith

The Science Fiction of Cordwainer Smith
  • Author : Karen L. Hellekson
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 06 July 2017
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This critical work concentrates on the science fiction writings of Paul Linebarger, who wrote under the pseudonym Cordwainer Smith, as well as other pseudonyms he created to reflect his different writing styles. His writings give voice to concerns about humanity and personal struggle; his ideas about love, loss, alienation, and psychic pain continue to resonate today. This work begins with a brief biographical sketch of Cordwainer Smith, linking elements of his past to his writing and focusing on his contributions

Off the Main Sequence

Off the Main Sequence
  • Author : Tom Easton
  • Publisher : Wildside Press LLC
  • Release : 01 October 2006
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Tom Easton has served as the monthly book review columnist for Analog Science Fiction for almost three decades, having contributed during that span many hundreds of columns and over a million words of penetrating criticism on the best literature that science fiction has to offer. His reviews have been celebrated for their wit, humor, readability, knowledge, and incisiveness. His love of literature, particularly fantastic literature, is everywhere evident in his essays. Easton has ever been willing to cover small presses,

The Boy Who Bought Old Earth

The Boy Who Bought Old Earth
  • Author : Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger
  • Publisher : DigiCat
  • Release : 01 August 2022
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DigiCat Publishing presents to you this special edition of "The Boy Who Bought Old Earth" by Paul Myron Anthony Linebarger. DigiCat Publishing considers every written word to be a legacy of humankind. Every DigiCat book has been carefully reproduced for republishing in a new modern format. The books are available in print, as well as ebooks. DigiCat hopes you will treat this work with the acknowledgment and passion it deserves as a classic of world literature.

Science Fiction The 100 Best Novels

Science Fiction  The 100 Best Novels
  • Author : David Pringle
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 30 June 2014
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From one of the best-known editors in modern science fiction, this lively and authoritative guide will appeal to both newcomers and connoisseurs of the genre alike. Informative and readable, David Pringle's choices focus on landmark works by the likes of Ray Bradbury, Alfred Bester and J.G. Ballard, unearth less prominent talents such as Ian Watson, Octavia Butler and Joanna Russ, and highlight breakthrough novels by William Gibson and Philip K. Dick. An essential guide to science fiction literature.

The Boy Who Bought Old Earth

The Boy Who Bought Old Earth
  • Author : Cordwainer Smith
  • Publisher : DigiCat
  • Release : 21 July 2022
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This is a fascinating science fiction novel about Rod McBan, a wealthy kid from the most prosperous planet in the galaxy, Norstrilia. He buys earth without even realizing what he has done. It is a fun, imaginative, and fast-paced novel, a must-read for science fiction fans.

Uncovering Lives

Uncovering Lives
  • Author : Alan C. Elms
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 01 May 1997
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Psychobiography is often attacked by critics who feel that it trivializes complex adult personalities, "explaining the large deeds of great individuals," as George Will wrote, "by some slight the individual suffered at a tender age--say, 7, when his mother took away a lollipop." Worse yet, some writers have clearly abused psychobiography--for instance, to grind axes from the right (Nancy Clinch on the Kennedy family) or from the left (Fawn Brodie on Richard Nixon)--and others have offered woefully inept diagnoses (such

Skiffy and Mimesis

Skiffy and Mimesis
  • Author : Damien Broderick
  • Publisher : Wildside Press LLC
  • Release : 01 May 2010
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This second anthology of the best of Australian SF Review includes pieces by Gregory Benford, Janeen Webb, Lucius Shepard, Jenny Blackford, George Turner, Yvonne Rousseau, Douglas Barbour, and others--writing about Watchmen, cyberpunk, steampunk, Philip K. Dick, Ursula K. Le Guin, Kim Stanley Robinson, and Lucius Shepard. Complete with introduction, bibliography, and index.

How Much Does Chaos Scare You Politics Religion and Philosophy in the Fiction of Philip K Dick

How Much Does Chaos Scare You   Politics  Religion  and Philosophy in the Fiction of Philip K  Dick
  • Author : Aaron Barlow
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release : 25 September 2022
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A series of essays on the writing and ideas of Philip K. Dick presented in eight chapters. This in-depth look at the philosophies behind Dick's SF and mainstream novels is based on Barlow's 1988 doctoral dissertation at the University of Iowa.

Empire Burlesque

Empire Burlesque
  • Author : Daniel T. O'Hara
  • Publisher : Duke University Press
  • Release : 19 March 2003
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Empire Burlesque traces the emergence of the contemporary global context within which American critical identity is formed. Daniel T. O’Hara argues that globalization has had a markedly negative impact on American cultural criticism, circumscribing both its material and imaginative potential, reducing much of it to absurdity. By highlighting the spectacle of its own self-parody, O’Hara aims to shock U.S. cultural criticism back into a sense of ethical responsibility. Empire Burlesque presents several interrelated analyses through readings of

Magill s Guide to Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature Lest darkness fall

Magill s Guide to Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature  Lest darkness fall
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 25 September 1996
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"These four volumes cover 791 books or series, 238 of them published during the 1980s and 1990s. the entries are 1,000 words long for single books and 1,500 for series, with a one-sentence summary beginning each entry followed by bibliographical information ... Volume 4 contains an extensive bibliography of critical works on science fiction and fantasy, a list of major award winners, a genre index." Booklist.

SF in Dimension

SF in Dimension
  • Author : Alexei Panshin,Cory Panshin
  • Publisher : Advent Pub Incorporated
  • Release : 25 September 1980
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This collection of essays displays the talent and insight that make the Panshins the obvious and worthy successors to Damon Knight and James Blish in the field of science fiction and fantasy criticism. The Panshins document the evolution of a new and fruitful paradigm and offer a challenge to all conventional opinion about science fiction. They demonstrate that the conception of science fiction as fiction about science was fatally compromised from the outset. They trace the continuity of science fiction