My Favorite Books Episode 8: Ursula K. Le Guin’s The Left Hand of Darkness

Welcome to the eighth episode of the My Favorite Books podcast!

In this episode, Sierra provides a mini-review of Ursula K. Le Guin’s The Left Hand of Darkness.

You can listen to the latest episode here.

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Summary from Goodreads:

 

A groundbreaking work of science fiction, The Left Hand of Darkness tells the story of a lone human emissary to Winter, an alien world whose inhabitants can choose – and change – their gender. His goal is to facilitate Winter’s inclusion in a growing intergalactic civilization. But to do so he must bridge the gulf between his own views and those of the completely dissimilar culture that he encounters.

Embracing the aspects of psychology, society, and human emotion on an alien world, The Left Hand of Darkness stands as a landmark achievement in the annals of intellectual science fiction.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

The views and opinions discussed within the “My Favorite Books” Podcast do not necessarily represent those of the Bellevue University Library or Bellevue University as a whole. Discussion of film availability was accurate as of the time this podcast was recorded.

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