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The Resource Dhalgren

Dhalgren

Label
Dhalgren
Title
Dhalgren
Statement of responsibility
Samuel R. Delany
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In Bellona, reality has come unglued, and a mad civilization takes root A young half{u2013}Native American known as the Kid has hitchhiked from Mexico to the midwestern city Bellona-only something is wrong there . . . In Bellona, the shattered city, a nameless cataclysm has left reality unhinged. Into this desperate metropolis steps the Kid, his fist wrapped in razor-sharp knives, to write, to love, to wound. So begins Dhalgren, Samuel R. Delany's masterwork, which in 1975 opened a new door for what science fiction could mean. A labyrinth of a novel, it raises questions about race, sexuality, identity, and art, but gives no easy answers, in a city that reshapes itself with each step you take . . . This ebook features an illustrated biography of Samuel R. Delany including rare images from his early career
Member of
Summary
Journeying to the central United States city of Bellona, where all have fled save madmen and criminals, a poet and adventurer known only as the Kid wonders at the strange portents that appear in the city's cloud-covered sky
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
023645
Cataloging source
Midwest
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Dhalgren
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11560284
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781480461680
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11560284
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11560284
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Dhalgren
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11560284
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781480461680
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11560284
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11560284
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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