The language of the night: essays on fantasy and science fiction

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User Review  - Cheryl.Russell - www.librarything.com

This book is a collection of talks and essays Ursula K. LeGuin. Even if you're not a writer of fantasy or science fiction--which I'm not--this is a good how-to book for learning how to incorporate ... Read full review

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(Original Review, 1981-04-01) My understanding of close reading was what I described in another review gleaning from Empson, and I never intended to dismiss the idea of finding archetypes in literary ... Read full review

Contents

The Book Is What Is Real
127
Telling the Truth
185
Pushing at the Limits
207

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