Evaporating GenresEvaporating Genres
Gary K. Wolfe
In this wide-ranging series of essays, an award-winning science fiction critic explores how the related genres of science fiction, fantasy, and horror evolve, merge, and finally “evaporate” into new and more dynamic forms. Beginning with a discussion of how literary readers “unlearned” how to read the fantastic during the heyday of realisti ...
Number of pages: 280 | Publication Date: 2011-01-03 | ISBN-13: 9780819569370

American Science FictionAmerican Science Fiction
Various
Contains:American Science Fiction: Four Classic Novels 1953—1956Frederik Pohl & C. M. Kornbluth / The Space MerchantsTheodore Sturgeon / More Than HumanLeigh Brackett / The Long TomorrowRichard Matheson / The Shrinking Man978-1-59853-158-9 American Science Fiction: Five Classic Novels 1956—1958Robert Heinlein / Double StarAlfred Bester / The St ...
Number of pages: 1750 | Publication Date: 2012-09-27 | ISBN-13: 9781598531572

The Known and The UnknownThe Known and The Unknown
Gary K. Wolfe
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Number of pages: 267 | Publication Date: 2006-06-15 | ISBN-13: 9780873382311

Speculations on SpeculationSpeculations on Speculation
Science fiction is a field of literature that has great interest and great controversy among its writers and critics. This book examines the roots, history, development, current status, and future directions of the field through articles contributed by well-respected science fiction writers, teachers, and critics. The articles 'speculate' on what i ...
Number of pages: 400 | Publication Date: 2005-02 | ISBN-13: 9780810849020

Modern Science FictionModern Science Fiction
James Gunn;Foreword by Gary K. Wolfe
James Gunn--one of the founding figures of science fiction scholarship and teaching--wrote in 1951 what is likely the first master's thesis on modern science fiction. Portions were in the short-lived pulp magazine Dynamic but it has otherwise remained unavailable. Here in its first full publication, the thesis explores many of the classic Golden Ag ...
Number of pages: 213 | Publication Date: 2018-05-24 | ISBN-13: 9781476673196

ConjunctionsConjunctions
by Jonathan Carroll, John Crowley, Elizabeth Hand, John Harrison, Peter Straub, Gary K. Wolfe, John Clute
For perhaps two decades, a small group of writers rooted in the genres of science fiction, fantasy and horror have been simultaneously exploring and erasing the boundaries of those genres by creating fiction of remarkable depth and power. Their connections to the genres they have been radically redefining have, for many of these writers, limited th ...
Number of pages: 400 | Publication Date: 2002-12-15 | ISBN-13: 9780941964555

Up the Bright RiverUp the Bright River
Philip Jose Farmer
This first posthumous collection of the short fiction of Philip Jose Farmer is a celebration of the impressive variety of his prodigious output, from the space adventures he published in the science fiction magazines of the 1950s through the 1970s, to his acerbic satires of religion and medicine, to his fictional biographies and memoirs, to his bel ...
Number of pages: 333 | Publication Date: 2010-12-31 | ISBN-13: 9781596063297

BearingsBearings
Gary K. Wolfe

Number of pages: 475 | Publication Date: 2010-04-02 | ISBN-13: 9781870824583

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