Dancing at the Edge of the World

Dancing at the Edge of the World

Author: Ursula K. Le Guin

Publisher: Grove Press

ISBN: 0802135293

Page: 306

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The celebrated author offers her thoughts on a broad range of subjects, including literary criticism, the state of science fiction writing today, and government and governmental policies

The celebrated author offers her thoughts on a broad range of subjects, including literary criticism, the state of science fiction writing today, and government and governmental policies



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