The Other Side of Realism
Essays on Modern Fantasy and Science Fiction
edited by Thomas D. Clareson
Bowling Green University Popular Press, Bowling Green, OH. 1971. Trade paperback. 356 pages. (6 X 9). Introduction: The Critical Reception of Science Fiction. A very good selection of essays from academics and professional authors on the current state of science fiction. Judith Merril, Samuel R. Delany, James Blish, Norman Spinrad, Willis E. McNelly, and Alexei Panshin are some of the writers represented.
Scan and Commentary by Bob Gaines