Samuel R. Delany – Dhalgren – Extra Sci Fi

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There is no text that better sums up the heart of the New Wave than Samuel R. Delany’s Dhalgren. The text twists and turns, written with an eye towards modern and post-modern writing. Where the story even begins is up to interpretation. But one thing is certain. There’s nothing else quite like it in all of science fiction. It pushed the boundaries of what science fiction could do and proved that sci fi could be just as unique (and sometimes confusing) as high art.

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