From Elfland to Poughkeepsie has 35 ratings and 3 reviews. Tim said: This little volume consists of a speech Ursula K. Le Guin gave in to the second. Ursula K. Le Guin’s essay “From Elfland to Poughkeepsie” (), in which she .. let usconsider Elfland as a,nal pad~; a vasil:and :m:ifilJl. LibraryThing Review. User Review – antiquary – LibraryThing. A brilliant discussion of the craft of fantasy-writing by one of the greatest living.

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Post was not sent – check your email addresses! Be the first to ask a question elrland From Elfland to Poughkeepsie. Her Earthsea Trilogy is a mainstay of libraries’ fantasy fiction collections. The speech takes ten minutes to read and contains more good advice for writers – not just fantasy writers – than many a book that takes fifty times longer. They arrive totally encapsulated in a secondhand reality.


The genre formerly classified as ‘science fiction’ has become divided into sub-genres, such as fantasy, realistic fiction, alternative history, and other categories.