The legacies of Ursula K. Le Guin : science, fiction, ethics / Christopher L. Robinson, Sarah Bouttier, Pierre-Louis Patoine, editors.

The Legacies of Ursula K. Le Guin explores how Le Guins fiction and essays have built a speculative ethical practice engaging indigenous knowledge and feminism, while crafting utopias in which human and other-than-human life forms enter into new relations. Her work also delineates new ways of making...

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Online Access: Full Text (via Springer)
Other Authors: Robinson, Christopher L. (Editor), Bouttier, Sarah (Editor), Patoine, Pierre-Louis (Editor)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, [2021]
Series:Palgrave studies in science and popular culture.
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Always Coming Home and the Hinge in Ursula K. Le Guins Career
  • 3. Making Narrative Connections with Ursula K. Le Guin, Rosi Braidotti and Teresa de Lauretis
  • 4. Utopias Unrealizable and Ambiguous: Plato, Leo Strauss, and The Dispossessed
  • 5. Many Voices in the Household: Indigeneity and Utopia in Le Guin's Ekumen
  • 6. The Language of the Dusk: Anthropocentrism, Time, and Decoloniality in the Work of Ursula K. Le Guin
  • 7. The Dream of Power and the Power of Dreams: Ursula K. Le Guin and the X-Men
  • 8. Ursula K. Le Guin, Thinking in SF Mode.