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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Megan marked it as to-read Jan 27, The whole proves the point that fantasy is relevant and even needed. Its a good anb for any students want to learn about fantasy, and that how I found it.
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In defence of fantasy : a study of the genre in English and American literature since 1945
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In Defence of Fantasy by Ann Swinfen
Refresh and try again. While bringing up their five children and studying for an MSc in Mathematics and a BA and PhD in English Literature, she had a variety of jobs, including university lecturer, translator, freelance journalist and software designer.
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She concentrates on the three decades fromwhen a new generation of writers found that Tolkien had made fantasy “respectable. Paula marked it as to-read Feb 19,