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Title Cosmos latinos : an anthology of science fiction from Latin America and Spain / translated, edited, & with an introduction & notes by Andrea L. Bell & Yolanda Molina-Gavilán.

Imprint Middletown, Conn. : Wesleyan University Press, ©2003.

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Description xi, 352 pages ; 24 cm.
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Series The Wesleyan early classics of science fiction series
Wesleyan early classics of science fiction series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 339-350).
Contents Introduction: Science fiction in Latin America and Spain -- I. In the beginning : the visionaries -- Distant future (Mexico 1862) / Juan Nepomuceno Adorno -- On the planet Mars (Spain, 1890) / Nilo Maria Fabra -- II. Speculating on a new genre : SF From 1900 through the 1950s -- Mechanopolis (Spain, 1913) / Muguel de Unamuno -- Death Star (Chile, 1929) / Ernesto Silva Roman -- Baby H.P. (Mexico, 1952) / Juan Jose Arreola -- III. The First wave : the 1960s to the mid-1980s -- Cosmonaut (Cuba, 1964) / Angel Arango -- Crystal goblet (Brazil, 1964) / Jeronimo Monteiro -- Cord made of nylon and gold (El Salvador, 1965) / Alvaro Menen Desleal -- Acronia (Argentina, 1966) / Pablo Capanna -- Last refuge (Argentina, 1967) / Eduardo Goligorsky -- Post-Boomboom (Argentina, 1967) / Alberto Vanasco -- Gu Ta Gutarrak (We and our own) (Argentina, 1968) / Magdalena Moujan Otano -- Future (Venezuela, 1970) / Luis Britto Garcia -- When Pilate said no (Chile, 1971) / Hugo Correa -- Falsifier (Peru, 1972) / Jose B. Adolph -- Violet's embryos (Argentina, 1973) / Angelica Gorodischer -- Brain transplant (Brazil, 1978) / Andre Carneiro -- Annunciation (Cuba, 1983) / Daina Chaviano -- Miscalculation (Mexico, 1983) / Federico Schaffler.
IV. Riding the crest : the late 1980s into the new millennium -- Stuntmind (Brazil, 1989) / Braulio Tavares -- Reaching the shore (Mexico, 1994) / Guillermo Lavin -- First time (Spain, 1994) / Elia Barcelo -- Gray noise (Mexico, 1996) / Pepe Rojo -- Glimmerings on blue glass (Mexico, 1996) / Mauricio-Jose Schwarz -- Day we went through the transition (Spain, 1998) / Ricard de la Casa and Pedro Jorge Romero -- Exerion (Chile, 2000) / Pablo Castro -- Like the roses had to die (Cuba, 2001) / Michel Encinosa.
Summary A collection of 27 Spanish and Latin American science fiction stories, dating from 1862 to 2001.
Language Translated from the Spanish.
Processing Action committed to retain 20160630 20310630 EAST http://eastlibraries.org/retained-materials{Smith copy: EAST commitment} MNS
Subject Whitman College -- Authors, Alumni.
Science fiction, Latin American -- Translations into English.
Latin American fiction -- 20th century -- Translations into English.
Science fiction, Spanish -- Translations into English.
Spanish fiction -- 20th century -- Translations into English.
Genre/Form Science fiction.
Fiction.
Added Author Bell, Andrea L., 1960-
Molina-Gavilán, Yolanda.
ISBN 0819566330 (hbk.)
9780819566331 (hbk.)
0819566349 (pbk.)
9780819566348 (pbk.)

 
    
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