The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas: A Story

Couverture
HarperCollins, 14 févr. 2017

The recipient of numerous literary prizes, including the National Book Award, the Kafka Award, and the Pushcart Prize, Ursula K. Le Guin is renowned for her spare, elegant prose, rich characterization, and diverse worlds. "The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas" is a short story originally published in the collection The Wind's Twelve Quarters.

 

Avis des internautes - Rédiger un commentaire

Avis des utilisateurs

5 étoiles
5
4 étoiles
3
3 étoiles
1
2 étoiles
0
1 étoile
0

LibraryThing Review

Avis d'utilisateur  - rretzler - www.librarything.com

Ursula K Le Guin based this short thought experiment on the ideas of Fyodor Dostoyevsky and William James. In Omelas, everyone is happy…except for one child, who is locked away and lives in abject ... Consulter l'avis complet

LibraryThing Review

Avis d'utilisateur  - antao - LibraryThing

“There's a point, around the age of twenty, when you have to choose whether to be like everybody else the rest of your life, or to make a virtue of your peculiarities.” In “The Dispossessed” by Ursula ... Consulter l'avis complet

Autres éditions - Tout afficher

Expressions et termes fréquents

À propos de l'auteur (2017)

Ursula Kroeber Le Guin was born in 1929 in Berkeley, and lives in Portland, Oregon. As of 2014, she has published twenty-one novels, eleven volumes of short stories, four collections of essays, twelve books for children, six volumes of poetry, and four of translation, and has received many honors and awards, including the Hugo, Nebula, National Book Award, and PEN/Malamud. Her most recent publications are Finding My Elegy: New and Selected Poems and The Unreal and the Real: Selected Stories.

Informations bibliographiques