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Great utopian and dystopian works of literature [sound recording (KIT)] / Pamela Bedore.

Bedore, Pamela, 1972- (lecturerer.). Teaching Company. (Added Author). Recorded Books, Inc. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Great courses (Compact disc)
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library AUDIO CD 808.8 GRE Course Book (Text) 70621000217529 Adult - Audio CD Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library AUDIO CD 808.8 GRE Course Book (Text) 70621000218562 Adult - Audio CD Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library AUDIO CD 808.8 GRE v. 1 (Text) 70621000218560 Adult - Audio CD Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library AUDIO CD 808.8 GRE v. 2 (Text) 70621000218561 Adult - Audio CD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781629973777
  • ISBN: 1629973777
  • Physical Description: 12 sound discs (720 minutes) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book.
  • Publisher: [Chantilly, Va.] : Teaching Company ; c2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Compact disc.
2 volumes.
The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 24 lectures.
Formatted Contents Note:
Utopia: The perfect nowhere -- Thomas More and Utopian origins -- Swift, Voltaire, and utopian satire -- American dreamers: Hawthorne and Alcott -- Samuel Butler and utopian technologies -- Edward Bellamy and utopian activism -- H.G. Wells and utopian science fiction -- Charlotte Perkins Gilman and gendered utopia -- Yevgeny Zamyatin and dystopian uniformity -- Aldous Huxley and dystopian pleasure -- George Orwell and Totalitarian dystopia -- John Wyndham and young adult dystopia -- Philip K. Dick's dystopian crime prevention -- Anthony Burgess, free will, and dystopia -- The feminist utopian movement of the 1970s -- Ursula K. Le Guin and the ambiguous utopia -- Samuel Delany and the heterotopia -- Octavia Butler and the utopian alien -- Octavia Butler and utopian hybridity -- Margaret Atwood and environmental dystopia -- Suzanne Collins and dystopian games -- Cyberpunk dystopia: Doctorow and Anderson -- Apocalyptic literature in the 21st century -- The future of utopia and dystopia.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Pamela Bedore.
Summary, etc.:
Join an award-winning professor on a tour through literature's utopian dreams and dystopian nightmares.
Subject: Dystopias in literature.
Dystopias in literature.
Genre: Lectures.

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