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The Resource Broken stars : contemporary Chinese science fiction in translation, translated and edited by Ken Liu

Broken stars : contemporary Chinese science fiction in translation, translated and edited by Ken Liu

Label
Broken stars : contemporary Chinese science fiction in translation
Title
Broken stars
Title remainder
contemporary Chinese science fiction in translation
Statement of responsibility
translated and edited by Ken Liu
Contributor
Editor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • chi
  • eng
Summary
"The stories span the range from short-shorts to novellas, and evoke every hue on the emotional spectrum. Besides stories firmly entrenched in subgenres familiar to Western SFF readers such as hard SF, cyberpunk, science fantasy, and space opera, the anthology also includes stories that showcase deeper ties to Chinese culture: alternate Chinese history, chuanyue time travel, satire with historical and contemporary allusions that are likely unknown to the average Western reader. While the anthology makes no claim or attempt to be "representative" or "comprehensive," it demonstrates the vibrancy and diversity of science fiction being written in China at this moment. " --Amazon.com
Cataloging source
PUL
Dewey number
895.13/0108
Index
no index present
Language note
Short stories translated from the Chinese
LC call number
PL2658.E8
LC item number
B76 2019
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Liu, Ken
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short stories, Chinese
  • Chinese fiction
  • Science fiction, Chinese
  • Science fiction, Chinese
  • Science fiction
  • Chinese fiction
  • Science fiction
  • Science fiction, Chinese
  • Short stories, Chinese
  • FICTION / Science Fiction / Collections & Anthologies
  • FICTION / Science Fiction / Hard Science Fiction
Label
Broken stars : contemporary Chinese science fiction in translation, translated and edited by Ken Liu
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Salinger and the Koreans
  • Han Song
  • Under a dangling sky
  • Chen Jingbo
  • What has passed shall in kinder light appear
  • Baoshu
  • The New Year train
  • Hao Jingfang
  • The robot who liked to tell tall tales
  • Fei Dao
  • Goodnight, melancholy
  • The snow of Jinyang
  • Zhang Ran
  • The restaurant at the end of the universe: Laba porridge
  • Anna Wu
  • The first emperor's games
  • Ma Boyong
  • Reflection
  • Gu Shi
  • The brain box
  • Regina Kanyu Wang
  • Xia Jia
  • Coming of the light
  • Chen Qiufan
  • A history of future illnesses
  • Chen Qiufan
  • A brief introduction to Chinese science fiction and fandom
  • Regina Kanyu Wang
  • A new continent for China scholars: Chinese science fiction studies
  • Mingwei Song
  • Science fiction: embarrassing no more
  • Fei Dao
  • Moonlight
  • Liu Cixin
  • Broken stars
  • Tang Fei
  • Submarines
  • Han Song
Control code
on1057241360
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
479 pages
Isbn
9781250297662
Lccn
2018046025
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1057241360
Label
Broken stars : contemporary Chinese science fiction in translation, translated and edited by Ken Liu
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Salinger and the Koreans
  • Han Song
  • Under a dangling sky
  • Chen Jingbo
  • What has passed shall in kinder light appear
  • Baoshu
  • The New Year train
  • Hao Jingfang
  • The robot who liked to tell tall tales
  • Fei Dao
  • Goodnight, melancholy
  • The snow of Jinyang
  • Zhang Ran
  • The restaurant at the end of the universe: Laba porridge
  • Anna Wu
  • The first emperor's games
  • Ma Boyong
  • Reflection
  • Gu Shi
  • The brain box
  • Regina Kanyu Wang
  • Xia Jia
  • Coming of the light
  • Chen Qiufan
  • A history of future illnesses
  • Chen Qiufan
  • A brief introduction to Chinese science fiction and fandom
  • Regina Kanyu Wang
  • A new continent for China scholars: Chinese science fiction studies
  • Mingwei Song
  • Science fiction: embarrassing no more
  • Fei Dao
  • Moonlight
  • Liu Cixin
  • Broken stars
  • Tang Fei
  • Submarines
  • Han Song
Control code
on1057241360
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
479 pages
Isbn
9781250297662
Lccn
2018046025
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)1057241360

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