The ends and purposes fiction
serves for humankind are numerous.
Answer: Many readers might not even know what fan fiction
(also known as "fan fic") is.
That science fiction
and theology intersect in many ways may surprise, but it shouldn't.
Peter Swirski's interest is in genre fiction
, especially in political fiction
on which he has already published several other books of criticism, e.g., Ars Americana (2010), and American Utopia (2011).
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This paper develops an account of model-world comparisons in terms of what are the best antirealist analyses of comparative claims that emerge from the current debate on fiction
Carrington describes the crux of Speculative Blackness: The Future of Race in Science Fiction
: "This is a book about what speculative fiction
, in the many ways we encounter and embody it, has to say about what it means to be Black.
Critique: Chapters cover a wide range of issues affecting the art of fiction
writing, from how to make dialogue sound natural (and properly punctuate it), to using attributions to control rhythm and pace, to effectively using both action and dialogue to advance the plot, and much more.
is the culmination of one DJ's lifetime journey through club music.
has been coined "the literature of ideas" because it feeds the process of ideating the future.
Critique: In the pages of "The Formulas of Popular Fiction
: Elements of Fantasy, Science Fiction
, Romance, Religious and Mystery Novels", Anna Faktorovich (founder and director of the Anaphora Literary Press and the editor-in-chief of the 'Pennsylvania Literary Journal', and who has been a Professor of English for Middle Georgia College and for the Edinboro University of Pennsylvania) provides an informed and informative introduction to, and commentary on, the properties of genre fiction
that makes them so successful with their respective readerships.
In this book we witness Rachel Haywood Ferreira's strongest abilities as a scholar: her ample knowledge of diverse national literary traditions and texts, as she analyzes more than twenty-five novels and short stories from Mexico, Brazil, and Argentina, as well as classics of American, English and German science fiction
. She pays attention to the difficult paths of science fiction
historiography, from the end of the 19th to the beginning of the 20th centuries.