Frases de Gene Wolfe
Data de nascimento: 7. Maio 1931
Outros nomes:جین وولف
Gene Rodman Wolfe is an American science fiction and fantasy writer. He is noted for his dense, allusive prose as well as the strong influence of his Catholic faith. He is a prolific short-story writer and novelist and has won many science fiction and fantasy literary awards.
Wolfe is most famous for The Book of the New Sun , the first part of his Solar Cycle. In 1998, Locus magazine ranked it third-best fantasy novel before 1990 based on a poll of subscribers that considered it and several other series as single entries.
Citações Gene Wolfe
— Gene Wolfe, The Claw of the Conciliator
— Gene Wolfe, Shadow & Claw
„My definition of a great story has nothing to do with "a varied and interesting background." It is: One that can be read with pleasure by a cultivated reader and reread with increasing pleasure. The business about a varied and interesting background belongs to my definition of a good story.“
— Gene Wolfe
"From a Chain letter to George R. R. Martin and Greg Benford", 10 July 1982; as published in Castle of Days (1992)
— Gene Wolfe
"Hunter Lake", The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, October/November 2003, Reprinted in Gene Wolfe, Starwater Strains (2005)