Harlan Ellison | Literature Criticism Interview by Harlan Ellison with Joseph V. Francavilla

This literature criticism consists of approximately 20 pages of analysis & critique of Harlan Ellison.
This section contains 5,850 words
(approx. 20 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Interview by Harlan Ellison with Joseph V. Francavilla

Interview by Harlan Ellison with Joseph V. Francavilla

SOURCE: “Ellison Wonderland: Harlan Ellison Interviewed,” in Post Script: Essays in Film and the Humanities, Vol. 10, No. 1, Fall, 1990, pp. 9–20

In the following interview, Francavilla and Ellison discuss various aspects of Ellison's work, focusing predominantly on works that have been adapted for film and television.

Harlan Ellison is a writer who explores, uncovers, and displays the nightmares and dreams that haunt and enchant us all. Usually identified with his science fiction screenplays and speculative fiction, in the late 1960s Ellison was one of the American writers loosely associated with the controversial British “New Wave” authors grouped around New Worlds magazine. These writers generally employed radical stylistic experimentation, taboo subject matter, and innovative narrative structures. In this period, Ellison began turning out his award-winning science fiction screenplays, noteworthy for their meticulous...

(read more)

This section contains 5,850 words
(approx. 20 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Interview by Harlan Ellison with Joseph V. Francavilla