3 edition of Contemporary Science Fiction Writers (Writers of English) found in the catalog.
Contemporary Science Fiction Writers (Writers of English)
by Chelsea House Publications
Written in English
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Science fiction writers are considered to be one of the most knowledgeable and creative classes of writers in the modern literary world. Science fiction writing demands a great deal of creativity and imagination as it is a form of fiction that draws imaginatively on scientific knowledge and speculation in its plot, setting or theme. Indeed, it’s the social side of the future, the ways the societies of the near future will begin to evolve and reorganize, that’s important, many contemporary science fiction writers : Harry Bruinius.
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