Embassytown

Winner of the Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, China Miéville's astonishing Embassytown is an intelligent and immersive exploration of language in an alien world.

Embassytown

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Embassytown
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: China Miéville
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-06 - Publisher: Pan Macmillan

Winner of the Locus Award for Best Science Fiction Novel, China Miéville's astonishing Embassytown is an intelligent and immersive exploration of language in an alien world. Embassytown: a city of contradictions on the outskirts of the universe. Avice is an immerser, a traveller on the immer, the sea of space
Embassytown Signed Edition
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: China Mieville
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-10-01 - Publisher:

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Revisiting Imaginary Worlds
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Mark J.P. Wolf
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-08 - Publisher: Routledge

The concept of world and the practice of world creation have been with us since antiquity, but they are now achieving unequalled prominence. In this timely anthology of subcreation studies, an international roster of contributors come together to examine the rise and structure of worlds, the practice of world-building, and
Art and Idea in the Novels of China Miéville
Language: en
Pages: 197
Authors: Carl Freedman
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-07 - Publisher: Gylphi Limited

This book offers (in the first six chapters) critical readings of six novels by China Miéville, which are followed (in the seventh chapter) by a theoretical meditation on some of the conceptual issues raised by and engaged in the Miéville oeuvre. There comes a moment in The City & the
Handbook of the English Novel of the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries
Language: en
Pages: 613
Authors: Christoph Reinfandt
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-12 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

The Handbook systematically charts the trajectory of the English novel from its emergence as the foremost literary genre in the early twentieth century to its early twenty-first century status of eccentric eminence in new media environments. Systematic chapters address ̒The English Novel as a Distinctly Modern Genreʼ, ̒The Novel in