Ursula K. Le Guin's the left hand of darkness

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Chelsea House Publishers, 1987 - Fiction - 150 pages
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A collection of nine critical essays on the modern social science fiction novel, arranged in chronological order of their original publication.

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Review: Ursula K. Le Guin's the Left Hand of Darkness (Bloom's Modern Critical Interpretations)

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By shifting gender perceptions, Le Guin has offered her readers another way to look at politics, fear, and how the body is shaped and shaped both. Read full review


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Harold Bloom, July 11, 1930 - Harold Bloom was born on July 11, 1930 in New York City. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from Cornell in 1951 and his Doctorate from Yale in 1955. After graduating from Yale, Bloom remained there as a teacher, and was made Sterling Professor of Humanities in 1983. Bloom's theories have changed the way that critics think of literary tradition and has also focused his attentions on history and the Bible. He has written over twenty books and edited countless others. He is one of the most famous critics in the world and considered an expert in many fields.