Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Re: Fwd: Starboard Wine -- reissued!

Expand Messages
  • Planet_Stories
    Amazon has a eBook edition of Tides of Lust up, that is new since the last I had checked. Wish the various Vintage editions--Dhalgren, Nova, etc.--would come
    Message 1 of 2 , Dec 1, 2012
      Amazon has a eBook edition of "Tides of Lust" up, that is new since the last I had checked.

      Wish the various Vintage editions--Dhalgren, Nova, etc.--would come as eBooks!

      Fred Kiesche

      --- In delany-list@yahoogroups.com, Zvi Gilbert <zvi@...> wrote:
      > This just came through today -- but I already bought my copy. :)
      > Hope you're all having a great holiday season, and perhaps we can have some
      > late-year Delany discussions...
      > --Zvi
      > ---------- Forwarded message ----------
      > From: Wesleyan Press <lstarr@...>
      > Date: Fri, Nov 30, 2012 at 11:48 AM
      > Subject: Starboard Wine -- reissued!
      > To: zvi@...
      > *We are pleased to announce the reissue of this classic work of
      > criticism by Samuel R. Delany, Starboard Wine: More Notes on the Language
      > of Science Fiction**
      > *
      > [image: Delany - Starboard R-72-3.jpg]
      > In *Starboard Wine*, Samuel Delany explores the implications of his
      > now-famous assertion that science fiction is not about the future. Rather,
      > it uses the future as a means of talking about the present and its
      > potentiality. By recognizing a text's specific "difference," we begin to
      > see the quality of its particulars. Through riveting analyses of works by
      > Joanna Russ, Robert Heinlein, Theodore Sturgeon, and Thomas M. Disch,
      > Delany reveals critical strategies for reading that move beyond overwrought
      > theorizing and formulaic thinking. Throughout, the author performs the
      > kinds of careful inquiry and urgent speculation that he calls others to
      > engage in.
      > For more details on this book, click here<http://www.upne.com/0819568847.html>.
      > Also available as an ebook -- check with your favorite ebook retailer.
      > Click here<http://x.jmxded135.net/forward.asp?j=278544316&m=EA7838A64520464493B5D6EE0C606961>to
      > forward this e-mail to a friend!
      > SAVE 30% on print editions when you order from the above web site and use
      > discount code W301 -- use the "details" link above. Or order through your
      > favorite bookseller, or by calling University Press of New England at
      > 1-800-421-1561 (or 603-448-1533, x255 or x256). US Shipping charges are
      > $5.00 for the first book and $1.25 for each additional. In CANADA, order
      > through the University of British Columbia Press at (800) 565-9523 or email
      > mailto:utpbooks@... <utpbooks@...> In
      > EUROPE, order through Eurospan at +44 (0) 207 240 0856 or email
      > mailto:orders@... <orders@...>
      > *Academic users* may order an Examination Copy for potential course
      > adoption. Please request a copy of the book in a letter on your
      > institutional letterhead, and include the course title, estimated
      > enrollment, and $5.00 for shipping (check, MasterCard, Visa, Discover,
      > AmEx). Mail your request to: UPNE, Attn: Exam Copies, 1 Court Street, Suite
      > 250, Lebanon, NH 03766-1358, USA or fax to (603) 448-9429. If you would
      > like an ebook inspection copy for academic purposes, please reply to this
      > email and let me know the name of the course, and your expected enrollment.
      > ******************
      > You are receiving this e-mail because one of our authors provided us with
      > your contact information, or you have used one of our books, published a
      > book with us, placed an order, or subscribed through our web site. If you
      > do not wish to receive e-mail from us, please reply to this message and let
      > us know -- you WILL reach a real human being. We never, EVER rent, sell, or
      > share our email list. Your address is safe with us.
      > This e-mail was sent by Wesleyan University, located at 215 Long Lane,
      > Middletown, CT 06459 (USA). To receive no further e-mails, please
      > click here<http://x.jmxded135.net/u.z?j=278544316&m=EA7838A64520464493B5D6EE0C606961>or
      > reply to this e-mail with "unlist" in the Subject line.
      > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.