skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
Ursula K. Le Guin Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Ursula K. Le Guin

Author: Charlotte Spivack
Publisher: Boston : Twayne Publishers, ©1984.
Series: Twayne's United States authors series, TUSAS 453.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Examines the themes of the major fantasy and science fiction of Ursula K. Le Guin and discusses her essays and poetry.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Spivack, Charlotte.
Ursula K. Le Guin.
Boston : Twayne Publishers, ©1984
(OCoLC)566067220
Named Person: Ursula K Le Guin; Ursula K Le Guin; Ursula K Le Guin; Ursula K Le Guin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Spivack
ISBN: 0805773932 9780805773934 0805774300 9780805774306
OCLC Number: 9970486
Description: 182 pages : portrait ; 22 cm.
Contents: Life and intellectual background --
The hainish trilogy --
The earthsea trilogy --
The left hand of darkness --
The lathe of heaven, "Vaster than empires and more slow," and The word for world is forest --
The dispossessed and related stories --
The wind's twelve quarters, Orisinian tales, and Very far away from anywhere else --
"The eye of the heron," Malafrena, and The beginning place --
The language of the night and other essays in criticism --
Wild angels and hard words --
Miscellaneous short fiction --
Critical Summary --
Notes and references --
Selected bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Twayne's United States authors series, TUSAS 453.
Responsibility: by Charlotte Spivack.

Abstract:

Examines the themes of the major fantasy and science fiction of Ursula K. Le Guin and discusses her essays and poetry.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity<\/h3>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/9970486<\/a>> # Ursula K. Le Guin<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:CreativeWork<\/a>, schema:Book<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:oclcnum<\/a> \"9970486<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/dbpedia.org\/resource\/Boston<\/a>> ; # Boston<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0library:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/mau<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008113456<\/a>> ; # Women and literature--United States--History--20th century<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/101734435<\/a>> ; # Ursula K. Le Guin<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1108635<\/a>> ; # Science fiction, American<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Topic\/science_fiction_american_history_and_criticism<\/a>> ; # Science fiction, American--History and criticism<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1177093<\/a>> ; # Women and literature<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Topic\/women_and_literature_united_states_history_20th_century<\/a>> ; # Women and literature--United States--History--20th century<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204155<\/a>> ; # United States.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Event\/1900_1999<\/a>> ; # 1900-1999<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Topic\/le_guin_ursula_k_1929_criticism_and_interpretation<\/a>> ; # Le Guin, Ursula K--1929---Criticism and interpretation<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Person\/le_guin_ursula_k_1929_2018<\/a>> ; # Ursula K. Le Guin<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008111190<\/a>> ; # Science fiction, American--History and criticism<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/813.54\/e19\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:copyrightYear<\/a> \"1984<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:creator<\/a> <http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/56624565<\/a>> ; # Charlotte Spivack<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:datePublished<\/a> \"1984<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:description<\/a> \"Life and intellectual background -- The hainish trilogy -- The earthsea trilogy -- The left hand of darkness -- The lathe of heaven, \"Vaster than empires and more slow,\" and The word for world is forest -- The dispossessed and related stories -- The wind\'s twelve quarters, Orisinian tales, and Very far away from anywhere else -- \"The eye of the heron,\" Malafrena, and The beginning place -- The language of the night and other essays in criticism -- Wild angels and hard words -- Miscellaneous short fiction -- Critical Summary -- Notes and references -- Selected bibliography -- Index.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:description<\/a> \"Examines the themes of the major fantasy and science fiction of Ursula K. Le Guin and discusses her essays and poetry.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/40320409<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:genre<\/a> \"History<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:genre<\/a> \"Criticism, interpretation, etc.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isPartOf<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Series\/twayne_s_united_states_authors_series<\/a>> ; # Twayne\'s United States authors series ;<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/566067220<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Ursula K. Le Guin<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:productID<\/a> \"9970486<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:publication<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/9970486#PublicationEvent\/boston_twayne_publishers_1984<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:publisher<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Agent\/twayne_publishers<\/a>> ; # Twayne Publishers<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780805774306<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780805773934<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0wdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/9970486<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>

Related Entities<\/h3>
<http:\/\/dbpedia.org\/resource\/Boston<\/a>> # Boston<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Boston<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/813.54\/e19\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Agent\/twayne_publishers<\/a>> # Twayne Publishers<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Twayne Publishers<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Event\/1900_1999<\/a>> # 1900-1999<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Event<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"1900-1999<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Person\/le_guin_ursula_k_1929_2018<\/a>> # Ursula K. Le Guin<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1929<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"2018<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Le Guin<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Ursula K.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Ursula K. Le Guin<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Series\/twayne_s_united_states_authors_series<\/a>> # Twayne\'s United States authors series ;<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:PublicationSeries<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/9970486<\/a>> ; # Ursula K. Le Guin<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Twayne\'s United States authors series ;<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Topic\/le_guin_ursula_k_1929_criticism_and_interpretation<\/a>> # Le Guin, Ursula K--1929---Criticism and interpretation<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Le Guin, Ursula K--1929---Criticism and interpretation<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Topic\/science_fiction_american_history_and_criticism<\/a>> # Science fiction, American--History and criticism<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Science fiction, American--History and criticism<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/40320409#Topic\/women_and_literature_united_states_history_20th_century<\/a>> # Women and literature--United States--History--20th century<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Women and literature--United States--History--20th century<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008111190<\/a>> # Science fiction, American--History and criticism<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Science fiction, American--History and criticism<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008113456<\/a>> # Women and literature--United States--History--20th century<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Women and literature--United States--History--20th century<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/mau<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0dcterms:identifier<\/a> \"mau<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1108635<\/a>> # Science fiction, American<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Science fiction, American<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1177093<\/a>> # Women and literature<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Women and literature<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204155<\/a>> # United States.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"United States.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/101734435<\/a>> # Ursula K. Le Guin<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1929<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"2018<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Le Guin<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Ursula K.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Ursula K. Le Guin<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/56624565<\/a>> # Charlotte Spivack<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Spivack<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Charlotte<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Charlotte Spivack<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780805773934<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0805773932<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780805773934<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780805774306<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"0805774300<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isbn<\/a> \"9780805774306<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/566067220<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0rdfs:label<\/a> \"Ursula K. Le Guin.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:description<\/a> \"Online version:<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/9970486<\/a>> ; # Ursula K. Le Guin<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/9970486<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a genont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/9970486<\/a>> ; # Ursula K. Le Guin<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:dateModified<\/a> \"2018-11-11<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0void:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>