From Elfland to Poughkeepsie has 35 ratings and 3 reviews. Tim said: This little volume consists of a speech Ursula K. Le Guin gave in to the second. Ursula K. Le Guin’s essay “From Elfland to Poughkeepsie” (), in which she .. let usconsider Elfland as a,nal pad~; a vasil:and :m:ifilJl. LibraryThing Review. User Review – antiquary – LibraryThing. A brilliant discussion of the craft of fantasy-writing by one of the greatest living.

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Fantasy fiction, English — History and criticism. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Subjects Fantasy fiction, American — History and criticism. An essay arguing that the most essential part of Fantasy is the language, for in the language you could easily discern the writer’s style. Too a review Rate this item: Le Guin ; with an introduction by Vonda N. Want to Read saving…. My library Help Advanced Book Search.

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From elfland to Poughkeepsie

Everybody comes, not with an ax and a box of matches, but in a trailer with a motorbike on the back and a motorboat on top and a butane stove, five aluminum folding chairs, and a transistor radio on the elffland. She lived in Portland, Oregon. In a sense, fantasy is to nature as poetry is to language. Ursula K Le Guin. Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: Don’t have an account?


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From Elfland to Poughkeepsie by Ursula K. Le Guin

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tl Le Guin resists classifying her own work in any one area, saying that some of it may be called ‘science fiction’, while other writings may be considered ‘realist’ and still others ‘magical realism’ her term. At least for me: Login to add to list.

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