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China Miéville
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Født6. september 1972[1][2] (47 år)
Norwich[3]
Utdannet ved London School of Economics, Clare College
Beskjeftigelse Forfatter, redaktør, spillskaper
Parti Socialist Workers Party
Nasjonalitet Storbritannia
SpråkEngelsk
Medlem av Royal Society of Literature
Utmerkelser
13 oppføringer
Grand Prix de l’Imaginaire, Arthur C. Clarke Award (2001), August Derleth Award (2001), Locus Award for Best Fantasy Novel (2003), August Derleth Award (2003), Arthur C. Clarke Award (2005), Locus Award for Best Fantasy Novel (2005), Arthur C. Clarke Award (2010), Hugo-prisen for beste roman (2010), Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, Ignotus Award for Best Foreign Novel (2002)[6], Ignotus Award for Best Foreign Novel (2013)[7], Ignotus Award for Best Foreign Novel (2014)[8]
Periode1986-
SjangerFantastisk litteratur (science fiction, steampunk, horror), sakprosa
DebutKing Rat (1998)
Debuterte1986
Aktive år1986
Påvirket avJ.G. Ballard, Zane Grey, Bruno Schulz, Jack Vance, Ursula K. Le Guin, Jonathan Swift, H.P. Lovecraft, Ousmane Sembène, Michael Moorcock, Michael de Larrabeiti, Thomas M. Disch, Herman Melville, William Hope Hodgson, John Ehle, Charles Dickens, Gene Wolfe, Franz Kafka, M. John Harrison, Mervyn Peake

China Miéville (født 6. september 1972 i Norwich i England)[9] er mest kjent som forfatter av fantasyromaner, men har også publisert akademisk sakprosa. Han har mottatt Arthur C. Clarke Award og British Fantasy Award for Perdido Street Station, British Fantasy Award igjen for The Scar og Arthur C. Clarke Award igjen for Iron Council.[10] Han fikk publisert sin første novelle i Young Words i 1986 etter å blitt en av tre vinnere i bladets årlige konkurranse.[11]

BibliografiRediger

SkjønnlitteraturRediger

  • King Rat (roman, 1998)
  • Perdido Street Station (roman, 2000)
  • The Scar (roman, 2002)
  • Iron Council (roman, 2004)
  • Looking for Jake (noveller, 2005)
  • Un Lun Dun (roman, 2007)
  • The City & the City (roman, 2009)
  • Kraken (roman, 2010)
  • Embassytown (roman, 2011)
  • Railsea (roman, 2012)
  • Three Moments of an Explosion: Stories (noveller, 2015)
  • The Last Days of New Paris (roman, august 2016)[12]

TegneserierRediger

SakprosaRediger

  • "The Conspiracy of Architecture: Notes on a Modern Anxiety", Historical Materialism, 2: 1–32, 1998.
  • "Marxism and Fantasy: Editorial Introduction", Historical Materialism, 10 (4): 39–49, 2002.
  • "The Commodity-Form Theory of International Law: An Introduction", Leiden Journal of International Law, 17 (2): 271–302, 2004.
  • Between Equal Rights: A Marxist Theory of International Law, 2005, ISBN 1-931859-33-7.
  • "Anxiety and the Sidekick State: British International Law after Iraq", Harvard International Law Journal, 46 (2): 441–458, 2005.
  • "Floating Utopias", in Davis, Mike and Daniel Bertrand Monk (eds.), Evil Paradises: Dreamworld of Neoliberalism (New York: New Press), 2007.
  • "M.R. James and the Quantum Vampire – Weird; Hauntological: Versus and/or and and/or or?", Collapse, IV: 85–108, 2008.
  • "Weird Fiction", i Mark Bould and Sherryl Vint et al. (red.), The Routledge Companion to Science Fiction (London: Routledge), 2009.
  • "Cognition as Ideology: A Dialectic of SF Theory", in Mark Bould and China Miéville (red.), Red Planets: Marxism and Science Fiction (London: Pluto Press), 2009.
  • "Multilateralism as Terror: International Law, Haiti and Imperialism", Finnish Yearbook of International Law, 18, 2009.
  • "London's Overthrow", 2012.[15]

RedaktørRediger

  • Red Planets: Marxism and Science Fiction (medredaktør), 2009.

SpillRediger

  • Pathfinder Chronicles: Guide to the River Kingdoms (sammen med Elaine Cunningham, Chris Pramas, and Steve Kenson) (Paizo Publishing, 2010)[16]

ReferanserRediger