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Ursula K. Le Guin

Ursula K. Le Guin was born on October 21, 1929 in Berkeley, California, USA as Ursula Kroeber. She is known for her work on Tales from Earthsea (2006), Earthsea (2004) and The Lathe of Heaven (1980). She has been married to Charles A. Le Guin since December 22, 1953. They have three children. See full bio »
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Tales from Earthsea
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The Lathe of Heaven
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 2011 The Field of Vision (Short) (short story)
 2006 Tales from Earthsea (novel)
  Earthsea (TV Mini-Series) (1 episode, 2005) (novels "A Wizard of Earthsea" and "The Tombs of Atuan" - 1 episode, 2005)
- Episode #1.2 (2005)
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... (novels "A Wizard of Earthsea" and "The Tombs of Atuan")
 2002 Lathe of Heaven (TV Movie) (novel "The Lathe of Heaven")
 1980 The Starlost: The Beginning (TV Movie)
 1980 The Lathe of Heaven (TV Movie) (novel)
 1973 The Starlost (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Goddess Calabra (1973) ... (story)
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 1980 The Lathe of Heaven (TV Movie) (creative consultant)
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 2014 The Real History of Science Fiction (TV Mini-Series documentary)
- Space (2014) ... Herself

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Other Works:

Novella: "The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas". NOTE: Won Hugo Award. See more »

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5' 4" (1.63 m)

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[on imagination] As great scientists have said and as all children know, it is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception, and compassion, and hope. See more »


Ursula Kroeber graduated from Berkley High School, class of 1947 with Philip K Dick, but they didn't know each other. See more »

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