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The Jewel-Hinged Jaw

Notes on the Language of Science Fiction

The Jewel-Hinged Jaw( )
Author: Delany, Samuel R.
Other: Cheney, Matthew
ISBN:978-0-8195-7246-2
Publication Date:May 2011
Publisher:Wesleyan University Press
Book Format:Ebook
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Book Description:

An indispensable work of science fiction criticism revised and expanded

Book Details
Pages:288
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Science Fiction & Fantasy
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 Inches
Author Biography
Delany, Samuel R. (Author)
Samuel R. Delany Jr. was born in Harlem, New York on April 1, 1942. He is a science fiction and short story writer. His first novel, The Jewels of Aptor, was published in 1962. He has written more than 20 novels and collections of short stories, memoirs, and critical essays. He has received numerous awards including the Nebula Award for best novel for Babel-17 in 1966 and The Einstein Intersection in 1967, the Nebula Award for best short story for Aye, and Gomorrah and Time Considered as a Helix of Semi-Precious Stones, the Hugo Award for best short story for Time Considered as a Helix of Semi-Precious Stones in 1970 and for his non-fiction book, The Motion of Light in Water, and the Bill Whitehead Award for Lifetime Achievement in Gay Literature in 1993. He is as a professor in the department of English at the University at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York.

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