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Ursula K. Le Guin (1929–2018)


Ursula K. Le Guin was born on October 21, 1929 in Berkeley, California, USA as Ursula Kroeber. She is known for her work on Gedo senki (2006), The Lathe of Heaven (1980) and The Telling. She was married to Charles A. Le Guin. She died on January 22, 2018 in Portland, Oregon, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Gedo senki
Gedo senki Writer
(2006)
The Lathe of Heaven
(1980)
The Telling
The Telling Writer
Nine Lives
Nine Lives Writer
(2019)

Filmography

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 2011 The Field of Vision (Short) (short story)
 2006 Gedo senki (novel)
  Earthsea (TV Mini-Series) (novels "A Wizard of Earthsea", "The Tombs of Atuan" - 1 episode, 2005) (novels "A Wizard of Earthsea" and "The Tombs of Atuan" - 1 episode, 2005)
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... (novels "A Wizard of Earthsea", "The Tombs of Atuan")
- 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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 2018 Democracy Now! (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 24 January 2018 (2018) ... Herself (as Ursula Le Guin)
 2014 The Real History of Science Fiction (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Herself
- Space (2014) ... Herself
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Other Works:

Short story: "The Word for World is Forest". NOTE: Won Hugo Award. See more »

Publicity Listings:

13 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

All her works. | Facebook | See more »

Alternate Names:

Ursula Le Guin

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Personal Quote:

The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable uncertainty; not knowing what comes next. See more »

Trivia:

Has three children: Elisabeth Le Guin (b. 1957), Caroline Le Guin (b. 1959), and Theodore Le Guin (b. 1964). See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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