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Do Metaphors Dream of Literal Sleep?: A Science-Fictional Theory of Representation
by Seo-Young Chu
Harvard University Press, 2010
eISBN: 978-0-674-05922-1 | Cloth: 978-0-674-05517-9
Library of Congress Classification PS374.S35C49 2010
Dewey Decimal Classification 813.0876209

ABOUT THIS BOOK | TOC
ABOUT THIS BOOK
Chu argues that science fiction’s dual status as both narrative and lyric art form permits the representation of objects that are otherwise difficult or impossible to describe-- e.g., those that are neither purely literal nor purely figurative.
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