Virtual Light (Bridge)

Virtual Light (Bridge)

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Campbell became editor of Astounding Science Fiction, and a critical mass of new writers emerged in New York City in a group called the Futurians, including Isaac Asimov, Damon Knight, Donald A. Harvey made the distinctions "...shinier than DieselPunk, more like DecoPunk", and "DieselPunk is a gritty version of Steampunk set in the 1920s-1950s. Open Call: SF, Fantasy, & Pulp Markets, on Facebook. Saha, 1984 The Year's Best Science Fiction, First Annual Collection, ed.
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Guidance Fault

Guidance Fault

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The size of the tech might be different but that was based on the size of the computers back then where they were as big as a house before silicon and miniaturisation. But some part of me I had never heard from before sat me down and said, You’ve been bullshitting about this art thing since you were fifteen years old, you’ve never done anything about any of it, you’re about to be shoved into the adult world, so if you’re going to do anything about the art thing, you’ve got to do it right now, or shut up and get a job.
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Oversight

Oversight

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Set in a future where a large segment of civilization is living in – and on the outside of -- a monstrous building called Cylinder, Horizontal teases and tantalizes with a lack of detail, making the book seem more like a surrealist exercise than a traditional (quote) science fiction (unquote) novel. I wish I could acknowledge the one who wrote Hard SF is a form of alternate universe fiction, set in a world where the world-view of American engineers in the late twentieth century is a precise reflection of The Way Things Are.
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The ElseWiser Companion: A Collection of Six

The ElseWiser Companion: A Collection of Six

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Stark: Disassembled explored how Tony Stark is stripped bare of his fortune, his advanced armors, and even of his intellect and memories, erasing his own mind like a hard drive. Suvin, Darko. "On Gibson and Cyberpunk SF." Dick (The Man in the High Castle, 1962), Ursula K. Dick's works have been adapted to the silver screen, with cyberpunk elements typically becoming dominant. Ce personnage sans racines, surdoué de l’électronique mais pas des relations humaines, travaille parfois pour de grandes sociétés, mais le plus souvent pour son compte ; spécialiste de l’infiltration de banques de données, de la création de virus informatiques, et de la prise de drogues suspectes, c’est un « mauvais garçon » sous tous rapports, un punk de l’âge cyber.
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Phase 2 Magazine Issue 3

Phase 2 Magazine Issue 3

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Pulling himself upwards to the light became a personal as well as a professional preoccupation. The essays in Queer Universes investigate both contemporary and historical practices of representing sexualities and genders in science fiction literature. Many thanks to all the enthusiastic readers and retweeters of this blog who have helped to make it such a success, with over 10,000 hits already. You've tasted it before, probably many times: "in rock video, in the hacker underground, in the jarring street tech of hip-hop and scratch music, in the synthesizer rock of London and Tokyo".
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Dark_Net: the journey of two french girls on Internet

Dark_Net: the journey of two french girls on Internet

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Upon learning what he has done, Ender is wracked with overwhelming guilt, and rightfully so; he suddenly realizes that he has the blood of billions of lives on his hands. It's emotionally linked to the book itself. Re: Everyone else - Wow, there is just so much out there that looks interesting and that I want to read from your suggestions. I would obviously like to recommend a lot more especially Mirrorshades by there are a lot of out of print cyberpunk books.
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The Age and the House

The Age and the House

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Such questions are of course not peculiar to our age; various answers have been manifest in different forms throughout the history of human thought. Above all, I don’t want to base my characters on characters in movies, TV show, or other books I’ve read. Later, the publishers Orbis, Nova and Martínez Roca helped me discover new writers and novels, but I was already hooked. You might want to stay away from virtual realities.
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Future City Blues: a tech noir collection

Future City Blues: a tech noir collection

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You’ll also find space opera with its heroes and heroines on distant planets; cyberpunk, loved by nerds in goggles everywhere; time travel – a simple concept that’s been around since Mark Twain ’s day; military science fiction where soldiers drive the narrative; dystopian fiction where society has usually gone awry; superhuman stories where humans develop new or greater skills (and that usually means trouble) and the always cheery apocalyptic fiction sub-genre (where we could be battling to avoid the end of Earth or struggling to survive after a catastrophe).
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Project Chaos: A Cyberpunk Science Fiction Short Story (The

Project Chaos: A Cyberpunk Science Fiction Short Story (The

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When adventurers Bastin, Bickley, and Arbuthnot are marooned on a South Sea island, they discover two Atlanteans in a state of suspended animation. The genre's vision of a troubled future is often called the antithesis of the generally utopian visions of the future popular in the 1940s and 1950s. (Gibson defined cyberpunk's antipathy towards utopian SF in his 1981 short story "The Gernsback Continuum," which pokes fun at and, to a certain extent, condemns utopian SF.) In some cyberpunk writing, much of the action takes place online, in cyberspace, blurring the border between actual and virtual reality.
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Spherical Tomi

Spherical Tomi

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If nothing else, it will change the way you look at skyscrapers … tripping your imagination into thinking what it would be like to live on the vertical and not just the horizontal. Dissertation Abstracts International, Section A: The Humanities and Social Sciences 70.10 (2010): 3853-3854. In the tradition of hard-boiled detective fiction, the film’s first scenes follow a private investigator (Harrison Ford) as he calls on some of the masters of this capitalistic world.
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