Dhalgren

Dhalgren

The man, known only as 'the Kid' begins to write a novel called Dhalgren that begins where it ends. Dhalgren is about the possibilites of fiction and aboout the special demands and pleasures of youth culture.

Author: Samuel R. Delany

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780575091009

Category: Fiction

Page: 800

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A young man arrives in the anarchic city of Bellona, in a near future USA. This world has two moons but could otherwise be our own. The man, known only as 'the Kid' begins to write a novel called Dhalgren that begins where it ends. Dhalgren is about the possibilites of fiction and aboout the special demands and pleasures of youth culture.
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Dhalgren

Dhalgren

In Dhalgren," perhaps one of the most profound and bestselling science fiction novels of all time, Samuel R. Delany has produced a novel "to stand with the best American fiction of the 1970s" (Jonathan Lethem).

Author: Samuel R. Delany

Publisher: Turtleback Books

ISBN: 1417709227

Category: Fiction

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Driftglass

Driftglass

Driftglass is the definitive volume of his stories, featuring neutered space travellers, telepathy, Hells Angels and genetically modified amphibious workers.

Author: Samuel R. Delany

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9780241510582

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

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'Delany's works have become essential to the history of science fiction' New Yorker Samuel Delany is one of the most radical and influential science fiction writers of our age, who reinvented the genre with his fearless explorations of race, class and gender. Driftglass is the definitive volume of his stories, featuring neutered space travellers, telepathy, Hells Angels and genetically modified amphibious workers. 'Delany's books interweave science fiction with histories of race, sexuality and control. In so doing, he gives readers fiction that reflects and explores the social truths of our world' The New York Times
Categories: Fiction

Dhalgren

Dhalgren

Author: Samuel R. Dalany

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ISBN: 0553136127

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Samuel R Delany

Samuel R  Delany

8 New Directions in Recent Books From The Jewels of Aptor to Dhalgren one can see a steady direction in Delany's writing .

Author: Seth McEvoy

Publisher: Ungar Publishing Company

ISBN: UOM:39015011561472

Category: Fiction

Page: 142

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Explains how dyslexia affected Delany's career as a writer, analyzes his major novels, and discusses Delany's style and common themes
Categories: Fiction

Dhalgren

Dhalgren

Author: Andrew Alexander Douglas

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:155902084

Category: Cities and towns in literature

Page: 290

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Categories: Cities and towns in literature

Black American Literature Forum

Black American Literature Forum

... continuing with chapter - long discussions of each novel through Dhalgren , and concluding with a chapter on the post - Dhalgren Delany ” ( p .

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105007096931

Category: African American arts

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Worlds Out of Words

Worlds Out of Words

5 Dhalgren Dhalgren strikes me as the watershed work in Delany's career thus far . His next novel , Triton . despite its more traditional appearance ...

Author: Douglas Barbour

Publisher: Frome : Bran's Head

ISBN: UOM:39015009013510

Category: Science fiction, American

Page: 171

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Categories: Science fiction, American

Twentieth century American Science fiction Writers

Twentieth century American Science fiction Writers

Dhalgren became an immediate best - seller and created quite a stir . Some reviewers denied it was science fiction at all , others condemned it as being ...

Author: David Cowart

Publisher: Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Company

ISBN: PSU:000010464694

Category: Fiction

Page: 688

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Contains critical/biographical studies of American science-fiction writers who began writing after 1900 and before 1970.
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Classics of Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature

Classics of Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature

Dhalgren explores countercultural themes such as bisexuality , drug use , race relations , and the connection between artistic and criminal cultures ...

Author: Fiona Kelleghan

Publisher: Salem PressInc

ISBN: 1587650517

Category: Fiction

Page: 698

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This two-volume set consists of plot summaries and analyses of 180 major works of the classics in science fiction and fantasy literature most often taught in high school and undergraduate literature and cultural history courses.
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Contemporary Black American Fiction Writers

Contemporary Black American Fiction Writers

What is different about Dhalgren is not the theme , but the way of depicting the theme . In terms that do apply , Delany had “ let it all hang out .

Author: Harold Bloom

Publisher: Chelsea House

ISBN: STANFORD:36105010534787

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 184

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Gives critical, bibliographical, and biographical information on 12 esteemed black American fiction writers.
Categories: Literary Criticism

The Road to Dhalgren

The Road to Dhalgren

Author: Matthew A. Cheney

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ISBN: OCLC:166926867

Category: Metalanguage

Page: 222

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Galaxy Science Fiction

Galaxy Science Fiction

Dhalgren would have been fairly interesting as a novella ( say about 25,000 ... or whatever it is Dhalgren is supposed to be l'll read “ Finnegan's Wake " ...

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ISBN: UVA:X000022074

Category: Science fiction

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Categories: Science fiction

Rain Taxi Review of Books

Rain Taxi Review of Books

SAMUEL R. DELANY Dhalgren mundanity he introduces moments of the fantastic - each time ringing yet another resonance throughout the text , until he's built ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105113359876

Category: Arts, Modern

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Categories: Arts, Modern

Samuel R Delany

Samuel R  Delany

Author: Michael W. Peplow

Publisher: G K Hall

ISBN: UOM:39015008796008

Category: Reference

Page: 178

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Journal of Narrative Theory

Journal of Narrative Theory

Playing at Birth : Samuel R. Delany's Dhalgren Todd A. Comer A joycean tour de force of a novel , Dhalgren ... stake [ s ] a better claim than anything else ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015078272815

Category: American literature

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"Cultural studies, critical theory, poststructuralism, feminist theory, new historicism".
Categories: American literature

At the Limit of Subjectivity

At the Limit of Subjectivity

CHAPTER THREE Playing at Birth : Samuel R. Delany's Dhalgren 3 A joycean tour de force of a novel , Dhalgren ... stake [ s ] a better claim than anything ...

Author: Todd A. Comer

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ISBN: MSU:31293027365752

Category: Electronic dissertations

Page: 352

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Categories: Electronic dissertations

Galaxy Magazine

Galaxy Magazine

Dhalgren would have been fairly interesting as a novella ( say about 25,000 ... or whatever it is Dhalgren is supposed to be I'll read " Finnegan's Wake " ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105015331866

Category: Fantasy fiction

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Categories: Fantasy fiction