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The New Utopian Politics of Ursula K. Le Guin's The Dispossessed
Language: en
Pages: 324
Authors: Laurence Davis, Peter G. Stillman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Description of the seductions - and snares - of self-managed communist or, in other words, anarchist society. This title, an edited collection of original essays on "Le Guin's The Dispossessed", represents an exploration of the political ramifications of this work by a wide interdisciplinary swath of scholars from around the
The Dispossessed
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Dell Shannon
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-21 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Ireland, 1651. A country ravaged by Oliver Cromwell's Act of Settlement. Under it, Fergal O'Breslin, a young clan chief, and his fellow Irish citizens are forced to leave their ancestral lands and travel to the cramped, rocky province of Connacht. There, honest men become robbers, proud men must beg, and
South Africa, the Privileged and the Dispossessed
Language: en
Pages: 145
Authors: Geoffrey V. Davis, Michael Senior
Categories: Anti-apartheid movements
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher:

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Antiblackness
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Moon-Kie Jung, João H. Costa Vargas
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-03-19 - Publisher: Duke University Press

Antiblackness investigates the ways in which the dehumanization of Black people has been foundational to the establishment of modernity. Drawing on Black feminism, Afropessimism, and critical race theory, the book's contributors trace forms of antiblackness across time and space, from nineteenth-century slavery to the categorization of Latinx in the 2020
The Jewel-Hinged Jaw
Language: en
Pages: 261
Authors: Samuel R. Delany
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-12 - Publisher: Wesleyan University Press

From the four-time Nebula Award–winning author, an indispensable work of science fiction criticism, revised and expanded. Samuel R. Delany’s The Jewel-Hinged Jaw appeared originally in 1977, and is now long out of print and hard to find. The impact of its demonstration that science fiction was a special language, rather