Finnish translation of Ursula K. LeGuin’s Rocannon’s World published at FinnconThu 1.7. 21:45 | Tekijä Sarianna Silvonen | Kategoria english
Rocannon’s World (1966) is the first novel by beloved fantasy writer Ursula K. LeGuin and has already achieved the status of a classic. The book’s Finnish translation by Jyrki Iivonen will be published at Finncon by Avain together with the publication of Pat Cadigan’s first Finnish translation, that of Mindplayers.
Rocannon’s World is an adventure on a faraway planet. Humanity, courage, and the desire for freedom are put to the test as occupying forces subordinate intelligent humanoid creatures. The book is the first in the series of Hain novels, of which The Left Hand of Darkness, The Dispossessed, The Word for World is Forest, and The Telling have previously been translated into Finnish.