Ursula Le Guin Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)


Appelbaum, David. “Point of Return: An Interview with Ursula K. Le Guin.” Parabola XXIII, No. 1 (February 1998): 19-27.

Le Guin comments on the significance of the millenium, historical and mythical memory, and the nature of time.

Kaler, Anne K. “‘Carving in Water’: Journey/Journals and the Images of Women's Writings in Ursula Le Guin's ‘Sur.’” LIT: Literature Interpretation Theory 7, No. 1 (January 1996): 51-62.

Provides analysis of the short story “Sur,” drawing attention to feminist themes associated with journal writing and the journey motif in the narrative.


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