samuel r delany

  1. Simbelmynë

    I have never read Zelazny or Delany - recommendations?

    It's criminal, I know. I'm not sure if it's because their names rhyme but they keep niggling at me with equal urgency like two glaring spaces on my bookcase. If I were to read either author what books should I start with? I'm only really aware of Lord of Light and Babel-17.
  2. Robert Zwilling

    Is the narrative style Delaney used for Trouble On Triton, outdated

    Is the narrative style, if that's what it is called, Delaney used for Trouble On Triton, now outdated, or would it still be popular and not stop someone from reading the story. Is the insight into the character's thinking work as character development. Did the writing style. stop, hinder...
  3. Jayaprakash Satyamurthy

    Trouble On Triton: Samuel R. Delany

    In some ways, Triton: An Ambiguous Heterotopia (as this novel was titled on its initial publication, in 1976; it's now known as 'Trouble on Triton, with the same sub-title) is as much about science fiction as it is about social and political models. The infodump or exposition is a vital part of...
  4. The Wanderer

    Wikipedia Analysis of 'Nova' Samuel R Delany

    Nova (novel) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Quite Interesting, I found it Good fun to rethink of the Novels more humourous moments...
  5. The Wanderer

    Samuel R Delany

    Hello everyone :cool: I've only read 'The Einstein Intersection' and I'm about to read 'Nova' 1968 anybody like this author?, taking into account his Post Nova period (Dharlgren, Triton, Stars in my Pocket like Grains of Sand etc) and earlier stuff like 'the Jewels of Aptor', 'The Fall of...