These thirteen original essays were written specifically for the Third J. Lloyd Eaton Conference on Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature, held February 2122, 1981, at the University of California, Riverside.Leslie Fiedler sets the tone of this volume by fixing a basic set of coordinatesthat of elitist and popular standards.Those replying to his charge are: Eric S. Rabkin, Professor of English at the University of Michigan and author of "The Fantastic" "in Literature, " The Descent of Fantasy; Gerald Prince, Professor of ...

Coordinates: Placing Science Fiction and Fantasy 1983, Southern Illinois University Press

ISBN-13: 9780809311057