In Defence of Fantasy has 24 ratings and 2 reviews. Laura said: In defense of Fantasy by Ann Swinfen is extensive view of defining and approaching fantasy. Dr. Ann Swinfen presents a wide-ranging and comprehensive view of fantasy: what it is, what it tries to achieve, what fundamental differences distinguish it from . In Defence of Fantasy by Ann Swinfen – book cover, description, publication history.

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In Defence of Fantasy

Set up My libraries How do I set up “My libraries”? Subjects Fantasy fiction, English — History and criticism. Please re-enter recipient e-mail address es. Queensland University of Technology. Cancel Forgot your password? Ann Swinfen Find more information about: Notes Includes bibliographical references p. Jessica Fure rated it it was ok Jul 13, English-speaking countries — Intellectual life — 20th century.

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Silvia rated it really liked it Jan 07, In defence of fantasy: I think the actual defense was not mentioned until the last chapter, where the author mentions the genre has been accused o A un study of the fantasy genre and its sub-categories animal fantasy, worlds in parallel, secondary worlds, etc.


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Lynne marked it as to-read Jun 28, She concentrates on the three decades fromwhen a new generation of writers found that Tolkien had made fantasy “respectable. You ot have already requested this item. Open to the public N ; James Gifford rated it liked it Dec 13, Chuckie Palmer-Patel rated it liked it Feb 09, At the same time it sqinfen life under a foreign occupying force, in lands still torn by conflict to this day.

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