Leigh Brackett

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Leigh Brackett

Brackett 1941. godine
Biografske informacije
Rođenje Leigh Douglass Brackett
7. decembar 1915. (1915-12-07)
Los Angeles, Kalifornija, SAD
Smrt 18. mart 1978. (dob: 62)
Lancaster, Kalifornija, SAD
Nacionalnost američka
Supružnik Edmond Hamilton (vj. 1946–77) (do njegove smrti)
Obrazovanje
Zanimanje književnica, scenarist
Opus
Književne vrste Science fiction
kriminalistički žanr
filmski scenario
Jezik engleski
Znamenita djela
Inspiracija


Leigh Douglass Brackett (7. decembar 1915 – 18. mart 1978) je bila američka književnica, najpoznatija po djelima science fiction žanra, a pogotovo onima iz podžanra svemirske opere. Također se bavila i pisanjem filmskih scenarija, a što je uključilo i SF-film The Empire Strikes Back za koga je napisala scenario neposredno prije svoje smrti.

1946. se udala za SF-pisca Edmonda Hamiltona sa kojim je često surađivala, i sa kojim je ostala do njegove smrti 1977. godine.

Bibliografija[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

SF-priče[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

1940–1941[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

  • "Martian Quest" (Astounding Science Fiction, februar 1940)
  • "The Treasure of Ptakuth" (Astounding Science Fiction, april 1940)
  • "The Stellar Legion" (Planet Stories, zima 1940)
  • "The Tapestry Gate" (Strange Stories, august 1940)
  • "The Demons of Darkside" (Startling Stories, januar 1941)
  • "Water Pirate" (Super Science Stories, januar 1941)
  • "Interplanetary Reporter" (Startling Stories, maj 1941)
  • "The Dragon-Queen of Jupiter" (Planet Stories, ljeto 1941), također objavljena kao "The Dragon-Queen of Venus"
  • "Lord of the Earthquake" (pripovjetka; Science Fiction, jun 1941)
  • "No Man's Land in Space" (pripovjetka; Amazing Stories jul 1941)
  • "A World is Born" (Comet Stories jul 1941)
  • "Retreat to the Stars" (Astonishing Stories, novembar 1941)

1942–1944[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

  • "Child of the Green Light" (Super Science Stories, februar 1942)
  • "The Sorcerer of Rhiannon" (novelette; Astounding Science Fiction, februar 1942)
  • "Child of the Sun" (novelette; Planet Stories, proljeće 1942)
  • "Out of the Sea" (novelette; Astonishing Stories, jun 1942)
  • "Cube from Space" (Super Science Stories, august 1942)
  • "Outpost on Io" (Planet Stories, zima 1942)
  • "The Halfling" (novelette; Astonishing Stories, februar 1943)
  • "The Citadel of Lost Ships" (Planet Stories, mart 1943)
  • "The Blue Behemoth" (Planet Stories, maj 1943)
  • "Thralls of the Endless Night" (Planet Stories, jesen 1943)
  • "The Jewel of Bas" (pripovjetka; Planet Stories, proljeće 1944)
  • "The Veil of Astellar" (pripovjetka; Thrilling Wonder Stories, proljeće 1944)
  • "Terror Out of Space" (Planet Stories, ljeto 1944)
  • "Shadow Over Mars" (Startling Stories, jesne 1944), izdana kao knjiga The Nemesis from Terra

1945–1950[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

  • "The Vanishing Venusians" (pripovjetka; Planet Stories, proljeće 1945)
  • "Lorelei of the Red Mist", with Ray Bradbury (kratki roman; Planet Stories, ljeto 1946)
  • "The Moon That Vanished" (pripovjetka; Thrilling Wonder Stories, oktobar 1948)
  • "The Beast-Jewel of Mars" (pripovjetka; Planet Stories, zima 1948)
  • "Quest of the Starhope" (Thrilling Wonder Stories, april 1949)
  • "Sea-Kings of Mars" (Thrilling Wonder Stories, jun 1949), izdana kao knjiga The Sword of Rhiannon
  • "Queen of the Martian Catacombs" (Planet Stories, ljeto 1949), izdana kao knjiga The Secret of Sinharat
  • "Enchantress of Venus" (novella; Planet Stories, jesen 1949), izdana kao knjiga "City of the Lost Ones"
  • "The Lake of the Gone Forever" (pripovjetka; Thrilling Wonder Stories, oktobar 1949)
  • "The Dancing Girl of Ganymede" (pripovjetka; Thrilling Wonder Stories, februar 1950)
  • "The Truants" (pripovjetka; Startling Stories, jul 1950)
  • "The Citadel of Lost Ages" (kratki roman; Thrilling Wonder Stories, decembar 1950)

1951–1955[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

  • "Black Amazon of Mars" (Planet Stories, mart 1951), proširena u knjigu pod naslovom People of the Talisman
  • "The Starmen of Llyrdis" (Startling Stories, mart 1951)
  • "The Woman from Altair" (pripovjetka; Startling Stories, jul 1951)
  • "The Shadows" ( Startling Stories, februar 1952)
  • "The Last Days of Shandakor" (novelette; Startling Stories, april 1952)
  • "Shannach – The Last" (pripovjetka; Planet Stories, novembar 1952)
  • "The Ark of Mars" (Planet Stories, septembar 1953), kasnije izdana kao knjiga Alpha Centauri or Die!
  • "Mars Minus Bisha" (Planet Stories, januar 1954)
  • "Runaway" (Startling Stories, proljeće 1954)
  • "Teleportress of Alpha C" (Planet Stories, Winter 1954/1955), kasnije izdana kao knjiga Alpha Centauri or Die!
  • "The Tweener" (The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, februar 1955)
  • "Last Call from Sector 9G" (Planet Stories, ljeto 1955)

Iza 1955[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

  • "The Other People" (pripovjetka; Venture Science Fiction Magazine mart 1957), također izdana kao "The Queer Ones"
  • "All the Colors of the Rainbow" (pripovjetka; Venture Science Fiction Magazine, novembar 1957)
  • "The Road to Sinharat" (pripovjetka; Amazing Stories, maj 1963)
  • "Purple Priestess of the Mad Moon" (The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, oktobar 1964)
  • "Come Sing the Moons of Moravenn" (The Other Side of Tomorrow, 1973)
  • "How Bright the Stars" (Flame Tree Planet: An Anthology of Religious Science-Fantasy, 1973)
  • "Mommies and Daddies" (Crisis, 1974)
  • "Stark and the Star Kings", ko-autor: Edmond Hamilton (u istoimenoj zbirci, 2005)

Science fiction romani[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

Zbirke SF-priča[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

  • The Coming of the Terrans (1967)
  • The Halfling and Other Stories (1973)
  • The Book of Skaith (1976) – zbirka tri romana o Skaithu
  • The Best of Leigh Brackett (1977), ur. Edmond Hamilton
  • Martian Quest: The Early Brackett (2000) – Haffner Press
  • Stark and the Star Kings (2005), ko-autor: Edmond Hamilton
  • Sea-Kings of Mars and Otherworldly Stories (2005) – #46 u seriji Fantasy Masterworks.
  • Lorelei of the Red Mist: Planetary Romances (2007) – Haffner Press
  • Shannach–the Last: Farewell to Mars (2011) – Haffner Press

Urednica[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

  • The Best of Planet Stories No. 1 (antologija; 1975)
  • The Best of Edmond Hamilton (zbirka; 1977)

scenariji[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

Drugi žanrovi[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

  • No Good from a Corpse (kriminalistički roman; 1944)
  • Stranger at Home (kriminalistički roman; 1946) – spisateljica iz sjene za glumca Georgea Sandersa
  • An Eye for an Eye (kriminalistički roman; 1957) – adaptiran kao epizoda TV-serije Suspicion series episode (1958)
  • The Tiger Among Us (kriminalistički roman; 1957; u UK kao Fear No Evil), adaptiran kao film 13 West Street (1962; rež. Philip Leacock)
  • Follow the Free Wind (western roman; 1963) – dobitnik nagrade Spur udruženja Western Writers of America
  • Rio Bravo (western roman; 1959) – novelizacija scenarija za istoimeni film
  • Silent Partner (kriminalistički roman; 1969)
  • No Good from a Corpse (zbirka kriminalističke prize; Dennis McMillan Publications, 1999) – reizdanje istoimenog romana i osam kraćih priča.

Vidi još[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

Izvori[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]

  1. Brackett, Leigh (2005), Sea-Kings of Mars and Otherworldly Stories, London: Gollancz .
  2. Moorcock, Michael, Stark Rides Again , introduction to Brackett (2007), The Secret of Sinharat 

Vanjske veze[uredi - уреди | uredi izvor]