qThis work argues for animals essential roles as sources of amusement and instruction, as well as being profoundly unsettling. Authors as diverse as Tolkien, Freud, Voltaire, Bakhtin, Cordwainer Smith, Karel Capek, Vladimir Propp, and many more are discussed in relation to their work in the realm of the animal fableq--Provided by publisher.aHuddling Place, a set in 2117, has potential interstellar travel, arobots in place of serfsa (50), human settlements on Mars, and a communicating device that reminds one of the fad for virtual reality. In aCensusa we have genetic or surgicalanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Animal Fable in Science Fiction and Fantasy|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2010-04-15|