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Ursula K. Le Guin

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Ursula Kroeber Le Guin (October 21, 1929 - January 24, 2018) is an American author who primarily writes fantasy and science fiction.

In 1988, she was Guest of Honour at Mythcon 19.

It has been noted that Kingsfoil, the (translated) name of Athelas, appears in Le Guin's A Wizard of Earthsea.[1]

Bibliography, selected

Articles and Short Stories

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  1. Includes a discussion of the difference between the concept of evil in the writings of Lewis and Tolkien.


  1. "Athelas", dated 21 January 2001, at (accessed 13 November 2011)