Damon Knight on
Early Science Fiction, Part 1

Legendary SF author Damon Knight discusses science fiction from before the genre was established. He begins with early tales of moon voyages (Lucian, Cyrano de Bergerac) and contrasts 19th-Century authors Edgar Allan Poe and Jules Verne. This interview is the 1st of two Knight excerpts from the Literature of SF DVD and is brought to you by AboutSF and the Center for the Study of Science Fiction at the University of Kansas.

updated 2/20/2009

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