Visions and Revisions: (Re)constructing Science Fiction (Liverpool University Press - Liverpool Science Fiction Texts & Studies)

Visions and Revisions: (Re)constructing Science Fiction (Liverpool University Press - Liverpool Science Fiction Texts & Studies)

Robert M. Philmus


the previous editor of Science Fiction Studies, Robert M. Philmus now casts his specialist eye on a various diversity of brief tales and novels by way of the most advantageous creators of technological know-how fiction, together with George Orwell, C. S. Lewis, and Ursula LeGuin. With essays on such masters of the style as Stanislaw Lem, Kurt Vonnegut, and Philip okay. Dick, the amount offers an in-depth textual exam of technology fiction as a really "revisionary" style. Visions and Revisions might be of colossal price to students of literature and technological know-how fiction stories. (20060101)

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