Reflections on the Fantastic

The third section discusses issues in contemporary science fiction as seen in the work of Samuel R. Delaney, Brian W. Aldiss, Ursula K. Le Guin, Frederik Pohl, and Gregory Shreve.

Reflections on the Fantastic

Collings has selected the best of the conference proceedings reflecting the intent of the conference to discover aspects of the fantastic in every branch of the arts. The twelve essays commence with theoretical discussions of the fantastic as it relates to other genres and elements of life. The second section examines individual authors including Peter Beagle, French fantasists Alain Robbe-Grillet and Felix Labisse, and Spanish authors Amado Nervo and Jose Maria Merino. The third section discusses issues in contemporary science fiction as seen in the work of Samuel R. Delaney, Brian W. Aldiss, Ursula K. Le Guin, Frederik Pohl, and Gregory Shreve.

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Reflections on the Fantastic
Language: en
Pages: 113
Authors: Michael R. Collings
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: Praeger

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Language: en
Pages: 298
Authors: Halina Brunning
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-08 - Publisher: Routledge

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The Fantastic in Religious Narrative from Exodus to Elisha
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Laura Feldt
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-14 - Publisher: Routledge

The Fantastic in Religious Narrative from Exodus to Elisha argues that perspectives drawn from literary-critical theories of the fantastic and fantasy are apt to explore Hebrew Bible religious narratives. The book focuses on the narratives' marvels, monsters, and magic, rather than whether or not the stories depict historical events. The
Reflections on the Fantastic
Language: en
Pages: 113
Authors: Michael R. Collings
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: Praeger

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Flashes of the Fantastic
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE FANTASTI
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

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