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Dystopian fiction east and west : universe of terror and trial, Erika Gottlieb

Label
Dystopian fiction east and west : universe of terror and trial
Title
Dystopian fiction east and west
Title remainder
universe of terror and trial
Statement of responsibility
Erika Gottlieb
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaOOONL
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Gottlieb, Erika
Dewey number
809.3/9372
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Fiction
  • Science fiction
  • Dystopias in literature
  • Totalitarianism and literature
Label
Dystopian fiction east and west : universe of terror and trial, Erika Gottlieb
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. [305]-318
Contents
What is justice? The answers of utopia, tragedy, and dystopia -- Nineteenth-century precursors of the dystopian vision -- The dictator behind the mask : Zamiatin's We, Huxley's Brave new world, and Orwell's Ninteenth eighty-four -- Dictatorship without a mask : Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451, Vonnegut's Player piano, and Atwood's The handmaid's tale -- The writer on trial: socialist realism and the exile of speculative fiction -- The dystopia of revolutionary justice : Serge's Conquered city, Zazubrin's "The chip," and Rodionov's Chocolate -- The legalization of Terror: Platonov's The foundation pit, Ribakov's Children of the Arbat, and Koestler's Darkness at noon -- Tertz Sinyavski's The trial begins, and Daniel's This is Moscow speaking -- Collective paranoia: the persecutor and the persecuted Andzrejewski, Déry, Fuks, Hlasko, Örkény, Vaculik, and Mrozek -- Kafka's ghost: The trial as theatre : Klima's The castle, Karvas's The big wig, and Havel''s Memorandum -- From terror to entropy : the downward spiral: Konwicki's A minor apocalypse, Déry's Mr G.A. in X and Zinoviev's The radiant future -- Speculative fiction returns from exile : Dystopian vision with a sneer: Voinovich's Moscow 2042, Aksyonov's The island of Crimea, Dalos's 1985, and Moldova's Hitler in Hungary -- Dystopia East and West : conclusion
Control code
ocm45265046
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 323 p.
Isbn
9780773521797
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780773521797
  • (Sirsi) AJE-3249
Label
Dystopian fiction east and west : universe of terror and trial, Erika Gottlieb
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references: p. [305]-318
Contents
What is justice? The answers of utopia, tragedy, and dystopia -- Nineteenth-century precursors of the dystopian vision -- The dictator behind the mask : Zamiatin's We, Huxley's Brave new world, and Orwell's Ninteenth eighty-four -- Dictatorship without a mask : Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451, Vonnegut's Player piano, and Atwood's The handmaid's tale -- The writer on trial: socialist realism and the exile of speculative fiction -- The dystopia of revolutionary justice : Serge's Conquered city, Zazubrin's "The chip," and Rodionov's Chocolate -- The legalization of Terror: Platonov's The foundation pit, Ribakov's Children of the Arbat, and Koestler's Darkness at noon -- Tertz Sinyavski's The trial begins, and Daniel's This is Moscow speaking -- Collective paranoia: the persecutor and the persecuted Andzrejewski, Déry, Fuks, Hlasko, Örkény, Vaculik, and Mrozek -- Kafka's ghost: The trial as theatre : Klima's The castle, Karvas's The big wig, and Havel''s Memorandum -- From terror to entropy : the downward spiral: Konwicki's A minor apocalypse, Déry's Mr G.A. in X and Zinoviev's The radiant future -- Speculative fiction returns from exile : Dystopian vision with a sneer: Voinovich's Moscow 2042, Aksyonov's The island of Crimea, Dalos's 1985, and Moldova's Hitler in Hungary -- Dystopia East and West : conclusion
Control code
ocm45265046
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 323 p.
Isbn
9780773521797
Isbn Type
(bound)
Other physical details
ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780773521797
  • (Sirsi) AJE-3249

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