Abstract: Chapter in D. Suvin. Disputing the Deluge: C21 Writings on Utopia, Narration, Horizons of Survival. Ed. Hugh O’Connell. Bloomsbury Academic, 2022.
1. The Creation of Ea(rthsea), Twice; 2. Tehanu: What Happens to Tenar; 3. “The Finder”: The Theory of Earthly Politics; 4. Tehanu and Tales from Earthsea: The Theory of Magic; and an Approximation to Dragons; 5. The Other Wind: Mysteries of Dragons and Last Things; 6. Of Cognition, and an Inconclusive Ending
Keywords: Magic; Narratology; Fantasy Literature; Narrative Theory; Science Fiction and Fantasy; Ursula K. Le Guin;