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Slusser, George Edgar

Overview
Works: 71 works in 252 publications in 2 languages and 24,976 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Author of introduction, Translator
Classifications: PN3433.2, 809.3876
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Publications about George Edgar Slusser
Publications by George Edgar Slusser
Publications by George Edgar Slusser, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by George Edgar Slusser
Bridges to science fiction by Eaton Conference on Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature( Book )
8 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 782 libraries worldwide
Bridges to fantasy by Eaton conference on science fiction and fantasy literature( Book )
6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 646 libraries worldwide
Coordinates : placing science fiction and fantasy by Eaton conference on science fiction and fantasy literature( Book )
6 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in English and held by 631 libraries worldwide
Robert A. Heinlein, stranger in his own land by George Edgar Slusser( Book )
6 editions published between 1976 and 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 609 libraries worldwide
Shadows of the magic lamp : fantasy and science fiction in film ( Book )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1989 in English and held by 564 libraries worldwide
The farthest shores of Ursula K. Le Guin by George Edgar Slusser( Book )
6 editions published in 1976 in English and French and held by 545 libraries worldwide
Hard science fiction by Calif.) Eaton Conference On Science Fiction And Fantasy Literature (5 ; 1984 ; Riverside( Book )
8 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 523 libraries worldwide
Storm warnings : science fiction confronts the future ( Book )
6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
The classic years of Robert A. Heinlein by George Edgar Slusser( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in English and held by 453 libraries worldwide
Intersections : fantasy and science fiction by Eaton conference on science fiction and fantasy literature( Book )
8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 416 libraries worldwide
The space odysseys of Arthur C. Clarke by George Edgar Slusser( Book )
3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 403 libraries worldwide
The Bradbury chronicles by George Edgar Slusser( Book )
4 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Ray Bradbury is the most anthologized short story writer in the world today. Every year, his New York agent sells between 300-500 stories for use in various popular are literary collections, both here and overseas. Despite the fact that his output has significantly diminished during the last 10 years, Bradbury's popularity remains an all-time high. Fahrenheit 451 and The Illustrated Man, had been made into movies, and many of his stories have reached the screen in other forms. Bradbury was the first of a humanistic science fiction writers to attain widespread recognition. Publication of his most famous collection of stories, The Martian Chronicles, confirmed that position as a leading exponent of gadgetless science fiction. Dr. Slusser provides a complete survey of Bradbury's work, from his first story, Pendulum to his latest collection, Long After Midnight, published by Knopf in 1976
Fiction 2000 : cyberpunk and the future of narrative ( Book )
9 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 357 libraries worldwide
Aliens : the anthropology of science fiction by Eaton conference on science fiction and fantasy literature( Book )
6 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 354 libraries worldwide
Mindscapes, the geographies of imagined worlds by Eaton conference on science fiction and fantasy literature( Book )
10 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 338 libraries worldwide
Worlds enough and time : explorations of time in science fiction and fantasy ( Book )
7 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 331 libraries worldwide
With our lives firmly controlled by the steady pace of time, humans have yearned for ways to escape its constraints, and authors have responded with narratives about traveling far into the past or future, reversing the flow of time, or creating alternate universes where Napoleon was triumphant at Waterloo or the South won the Civil War. Writers ranging from Dante and Lewis Carroll to Philip K. Dick and Martin Amis have probed into the workings of time, and an overwhelming desire to master time reverberates throughout popular culture. This book considers how imaginative works involving time and
Nursery realms : children in the worlds of science fiction, fantasy, and horror by Eaton conference on science fiction and fantasy literature( Book )
5 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 320 libraries worldwide
Science fiction, canonization, marginalization, and the academy ( Book )
6 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Science fiction occupies a peculiar place in the academic study of literature. For decades, scholars have looked at science fiction with disdain and have criticized it for being inferior to other types of literature. But despite the sentiments of these traditionalists, many works of science fiction engage recognized canonical texts, such as the Odyssey, and many traditionally canonical works contain elements of science fiction. More recently, the canon has been subject to revision, as scholars have deliberately sought to include works that reflect diversity and have participated in the serious
Gregory Benford by George Edgar Slusser( Book )
7 editions published in 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 147 libraries worldwide
Three science fiction novellas : from prehistory to the end of mankind by J.-H Rosny( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 138 libraries worldwide
Three ground-breaking works from a master of modern science fiction
 
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Alternative Names
George Edgar Slusser American writer
Slusser, George.
Slusser, George 1939-
Slusser, George E.
Slusser, George E. 1939-
Slusser, George E. (George Edgar)
Slusser, George E. (George Edgar), 1939-
Slusser, George Edgar
Languages
English (130)
French (1)
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