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Additional bibliographic comments: author:ursula k le guin author tags: science fiction (13), fantasy (9), anatomy of wonder the unreal and the real: selected stories of ursula k le guin the wife's story (1982) also appeared as. Ursula k le guin explains how to build a new kind of utopia hinting at the toxicity of masculinity (“i can't shoot my wife and children and. I was deeply saddened to hear about the demise of ursula k le guin, the acclaimed science fiction and fantasy writer best known for her. Ursula k leguin the wife's story he was a good husband, a good father i don't understand it i don't believe in it i don't believe that it happened i saw it.
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Ursula k le guin (1929-2018) has published twenty-one novels, eleven volumes of short stories, four collections of essays, twelve books for children,.
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