The Word for World Is Forest (1972)

Creators

Ursula K. Le Guin (writer).

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Spin-off:

The Dispossessed (1974)

Creators

Ursula K. Le Guin (writer).

Categorization

Part of the Hainish Cycle; the chronology is unclear.

Commentary

The first anarcho-syndicalist utopia, and as such it is appropriately ambiguous, something the subtitle makes explicit.

References here: Always Coming Home (1985), The Prosperous Few and the Restless Many (1993), Worlds of Ursula K. Le Guin (2018).

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