Science Fiction Book Club, The Dispossessed, by Ursula K. LeGuin (PRINCE STREET)

Join the Science Fiction Book Club, hosted by Emma and Javier on Thursday, Feb.20th, at 7 p.m., downstairs at our Prince Street store. We will be discussing The Dispossessed, by Ursula K. LeGuin

 

GoodReads: "Shevek, a brilliant physicist, decides to take action. He will seek answers, question the unquestionable, and attempt to tear down the walls of hatred that have isolated his planet of anarchists from the rest of the civilized universe. To do this dangerous task will mean giving up his family and possibly his life—Shevek must make the unprecedented journey to the utopian mother planet, Urras, to challenge the complex structures of life and living, and ignite the fires of change."

https://www.ursulakleguin.com/biography  

"Ursula Kroeber Le Guin (1929-2018) was a celebrated and beloved author of 21 novels, 11 volumes of short stories, four collections of essays, 12 children’s books, six volumes of poetry and four of translation. The breadth and imagination of her work earned her six Nebulas, nine Hugos, and SFWA’s Grand Master, along with the PEN/Malamud and many other awards. In 2014 she was awarded the National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, and in 2016 joined the short list of authors to be published in their lifetimes by the Library of America."  

Event date: 

Thursday, February 20, 2020 - 7:00pm

Event address: 

52 Prince Street
New York, NY 10012
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$15.99
ISBN: 9780060512750
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harper Perennial Modern Classics - June 10th, 2014