In Defence of Fantasy has 24 ratings and 2 reviews. Laura said: In defense of Fantasy by Ann Swinfen is extensive view of defining and approaching fantasy. Dr. Ann Swinfen presents a wide-ranging and comprehensive view of fantasy: what it is, what it tries to achieve, what fundamental differences distinguish it from . In Defence of Fantasy by Ann Swinfen – book cover, description, publication history.

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Subjects Fantastic fiction, American — History and criticism. In order to set up a list of libraries that you have access to, you must defecne login or sign up. Open Preview See a Problem? University of Western Australia Library.

In Defence of Fantasy: A Study of the Genre in English and American Literature Since 1945

Return to Book Page. She concentrates on the three decades fromwhen a new generation of writers found that Tolkien had made fantasy “respectable.

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Set up My libraries How do I set up “My libraries”? It could be used by aspiring fantasy authors to learn vantasy various sub-genres and their construction. English-speaking countries — Intellectual life — 20th century. Published London ; Boston: Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Kelvin Grove Campus Library. Religious and philosophic bases for fantasy. These 5 locations in Western Australia: She now lives on the northeast coast of Scotland, with her husband formerly vice-principal of the University of Dundeea cocker spaniel and two Maine Coon cats.

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In she founded Dundee Book Events, a voluntary organisation promoting books and authors to the general public. Home About Help Search. Terry McGarry rated it it deefence amazing Dec 24, Ann Swinfen Find more information about: Andi Samanglangi marked it as to-read Mar 28, Her latest novel, Flood, is set in the fenlands of East Anglia during the seventeenth century, where the local people fought desperately to save their land from greedy and unscrupulous speculators.


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In Defence of Fantasy by Ann Swinfen

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