Chained to the Alien: The Best of Australian Science Fiction Review (Second Series)

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Wildside Press LLC, 2009 - Literary Criticism - 228 pages
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This selection of the best critical articles from the well-known literary magazine, Australian SF Review, includes essays by John Bangsund, John Baxter, Martin Bridgstock, Jenny Blackford, Russell Blackford, Damien Broderick, John Foyster, Bruce Gillespie, Yvonne Rousseau, Norman Talbot, Michael J. Tolley, George Turner, and Janeen Webb, discussing the fiction of Robert A. Heinlein, Samuel R. Delany, George Turner, Wynne Whiteford, Keith Taylor, John Calvin Batchelor, J. R. R. Tolkien, Joanna Russ, and Josephine Saxton, among others. Complete with Introduction, Selected Bibliography, and Index.
 

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Contents

Acknowledgments
9
SF and the Dirty Little Virgin by Yvonne Rousseau
17
Know Who I Am but Whats My Brand Name?
24
Bridges of Lost Memory by Jenny Blackford
32
The Four Careers of George Turner by Bruce Gillespie
40
Morals Ethics and Viewpoints by George Turner
52
A Symposium on George Turners The Sea and Summer
70
Debased and Lascivious? Samuel R Delanys Stars in
101
An Introduction to Wynne Whiteford by John Bangsund
124
Walking Through Walls by Yvonne Rousseau
144
Three Novels by John Calvin
161
The Maltreatment of Fantasy by Norman Talbot
178
The Sword and Sorcery Fiction of Keith Taylor
190
Two CounterExamples
205
About the Authors
226
Copyright

Change and Delany by Michael
118

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About the author (2009)

Damien Broderick is an Australian science fiction writer who currently lives in Texas. He is the author of many acclaimed novels and stories, including "The Dreaming Dragons" and "The Judas Mandala".

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