eCite Digital Repository

Science, Myth and Utopia


Haynes, RD, Science, Myth and Utopia, Twentieth-Century Fantasists: Essays on Culture, Society and Belief in Twentieth-Century Mythopoeic Literature, Palgrave Macmillan, K Filmer (ed), United Kingdom, pp. 8-22. ISBN 978-0-333-56954-2 (1992) [Research Book Chapter]

DOI: doi:10.1007/978-1-349-22126-4


Twentieth-Century Fantasists is a collection of essays which examine the way in which fantasy literature functions as cultural and social criticism. Essays on Tolkien, Le Guin, Angela Carter, H.G. Wells and C.S. Lewis are included: and also works by William Burroughs, Ford Madox Ford, and Salman Rushdie are discussed.

Item Details

Item Type:Research Book Chapter
Keywords:Science, myth, utpoia, literature, science fiction
Research Division:Language, Communication and Culture
Research Group:Literary studies
Research Field:Comparative and transnational literature
Objective Division:Expanding Knowledge
Objective Group:Expanding knowledge
Objective Field:Expanding knowledge in language, communication and culture
UTAS Author:Haynes, RD (Dr Roslynn Haynes)
ID Code:121767
Year Published:1992
Deposited By:Office of the School of Humanities
Deposited On:2017-10-13
Last Modified:2017-10-13

Repository Staff Only: item control page