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Latin American Science Fiction Writers

An A-to-Z Guide

by Darrell B. Lockhart

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Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Novels, other prose & writers,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • General,
  • Science Fiction & Fantasy,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / Science Fiction,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Authors, Latin American,
  • Bio-bibliography,
  • Biography,
  • Dictionaries,
  • History and criticism,
  • Science fiction, Latin America,
  • Science fiction, Latin American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10419831M
    ISBN 100313305536
    ISBN 109780313305535


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[Darrell B Lockhart;] -- Many readers are unaware of the vast universe of Latin American science fiction, which has its roots in the 18th century and has flourished to the present day. Because science fiction is part of. That book, alas, never appeared. Now Wesleyan has brought us The Emergence of Latin American Science Fiction.

Neither anthology nor literary criticism, it's an engrossing, readable history of the genesis of modern Latin American sf. Oct 13,  · Latin American Mystery Writers: An A to Z Guide is the result of a collaborative effort of 24 different scholars of detective fiction in die United States, Latin America, and Europe.

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