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Ement sensory deprivation and overload man machine communion the drug experience the creative experience and inter personal relationships which include incest and assassination father son leader follower human pet and lots The balance of galactic power in the st century revolves around Illyrion the most precious energy source in the universe The varie Nova does not cease telling you how clever it is It does this with plenty of the goobledigook that can mar any narrative sci fi or not First the neologisms meant to indicate that the writer really thought through his futuristic world sensory syrynx and psychorama are among the plenty These are meant to broadcast the legitimacy of his imagined world and that yes he took care to note that language evolves with the times Yet the dialogue and language otherwise has timeless problems stilted exposition weirdly clunky or just plain stale talk no matter how grandiose the stage Second are assumptions about structure that are disregarded for the sake of caprice Secret Agent Minister and Deadly Texas Rose you how clever it is It does this with plenty of the goobledigook that can mar any narrative sci fi or not First the neologisms meant to indicate that the writer really thought through his futuristic world sensory syrynx and psychorama are among the plenty These are meant to broadcast the legitimacy of his imagined world and that Dangerous Melody (Treasure Seekers yes he took care to note that language evolves with the times Yet the dialogue and language otherwise has timeless problems stilted exposition weirdly clunky or just plain stale talk no matter how grandiose the stage Second are assumptions about structure that are disregarded for the sake of caprice

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These are at least some of the ways you can read NOVA as a fast action farflung interstellar adventure as archetypal mysticalmythical allegory in which the Tarot and the Grail both figure prominently as modern myth told in the S F idiom the reader observes recollects or participates in a range of personal experience including violent pain and disfigur flawed but heroic space captain on a mission that is part vengeance and part noble uest assembles a disparate crew to fly through a nova this is Samuel R Delany so that synopsis just barely scratches the surface I m going to copy paste a post regarding this book that I just made in a group I moderate hopefully the pasted post will eventually turn out to be notes for an actual review but who knows I m whimsical and lazyDelany s prose reminds me of a couple musicians I like John Cage and John Zorn Cage because they both create strange shimmering beauty out of disparate parts that I wouldn t expect to find beautiful Zorn because I usually have no idea what Secret Agent Minister and Deadly Texas Rose you can read NOVA as a fast action farflung interstellar adventure as archetypal mysticalmythical allegory in which the Tarot and the Grail both figure prominently as modern myth told in the S F idiom the reader observes recollects or participates in a range of personal experience including violent pain and disfigur flawed but heroic space captain on a mission that is part vengeance and part noble uest assembles a disparate crew to fly through a nova this is Samuel R Delany so that synopsis just barely scratches the surface I m going to copy paste a post regarding this book that I just made in a group I moderate hopefully the pasted post will eventually turn out to be notes for an actual review but who knows I m whimsical and lazyDelany s prose reminds me of a couple musicians I like John Cage and John Zorn Cage because they both create strange shimmering beauty out of disparate parts that I wouldn t expect to find beautiful Zorn because I usually have no idea what

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D and exotic crew who sign up with Captain Lor van Ray know their mission is dangerous and they soon learn that they are involved in a deadly race with the charismatic but vicious leader of an opposing space federation But they have no idea of Lor's secret obsession to gather Illyrion at the source by flying through the very heart of an imploding star For those of you unfamiliar with Delany let me explain to you what it s like reading one of his novels And Delany is a clever PLUS so I think there should be way raving about him than there is I don t uite hear enoughHere s the blurb they give youThe balance of galactic power in the 31st century revolves around Illyrion the most precious energy source in the universe The varied and exotic crew who sign up with Captain Lor van Ray know their mission is dangerous and they soon learn that they are involved in a deadly race with the charismatic but vicious leader of an opposing space federation But they have no idea of Lor s secret obsession to gather Illy


10 thoughts on “Nova By Samuel R. Delany

  1. says:

    flawed but heroic space captain on a mission that is part vengeance and part noble uest assembles a disparate crew to fly through a nova this is Samuel R Delany so that synopsis just barely scratches the surface I'm going to copy paste a post regarding this book that I just made in a group I moderate hopefully the pasted post will eventually turn out to be notes for an actual review but who knows I'm whimsical and laz

  2. says:

    “NOVA” – ueen sings – Ahhh AhhhhReading this I could not help thinking about the 1980 Mike Hodges film Flash Gordon starring Max von Sydow and Sam Jones Many critics and reviewers have used the term “space opera

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    Nova A New Wave Grail uest space opera from the 1960sOriginally posted at Fantasy LiteratureNova is Samuel Chip Delany's 1968 space o

  4. says:

    Finished a reread of Samuel R Delany's Nova for my reading group I'll post a longer review later but for nowNova is considered by some critics as the last of Delany's early period lesser novels I think it is the first of his masterpieces insofar as he fully embraces what will become a trademark in the next sev

  5. says:

    Nova does not cease telling you how clever it is It does this with plenty of the goobledigook that can mar any narrative sci fi or not First the neologisms meant to indicate that the writer really thought through his futuristic world sensory syrynx and psychorama are among the plenty These are meant to broadcast the leg

  6. says:

    Ah classic space opera futuristic setting oddball characters with oddball philosophies and ships and science well beyond what we ken Unlike a good deal of space opera Nova is not a doorstopper It is modest in le

  7. says:

    For those of you unfamiliar with Delany let me explain to you what it's like reading one of his novels And Delany is a clever PLUS so I think there should be way raving about him than there is I don't uite hear enoughHere's the blurb they gi

  8. says:

    Sprung from pirates reeling blind in fire I am called pirate murderer thiefKudos to Delany for writing in 1968 one of the first space opera stories with real substance and serious cultural and sociological underpinnings as well as s

  9. says:

    Direct seeming in the mythic way Nova still belies its modest page count bursting at its seams with Delany's muscu

  10. says:

    A grizzled young captain and his ragtag crew go on the biggest and deadliest refueling trip in history Stakes entire galactic economy massive inflation should they succeed It starts out promising introduces the main characters effectively gets

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