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Neal Stephenson’s The Diamond Age is a prophetic vision

In the future, we will live in a nano-world. Technology so tiny it is, by almost any reasonable measure, invisible. But rather than craft a story in the spirit of a swashbuckling adventure of Luke Skywalker, author  Neal Stephenson paints a neo-victorian world and tells the story of a young girl, Nell as the story's [...]

By |2022-02-26T17:15:15-05:00February 20th, 2022|Essay 2, SteveRosenbaum|Comments Off on Neal Stephenson’s The Diamond Age is a prophetic vision

What Is Science Fiction?

I have to say, I love this question. Science Fiction is so many things. It’s a genre certainly, but even that is intrinsically complicated.  Let’s start at the beginning. I’m a magician. I’ve been a magician since I was twelve years old.  So Arthur C. Clarke’s quote has framed my life, my career, and my [...]

By |2022-02-05T20:34:54-05:00February 5th, 2022|SteveRosenbaum, What is SF|0 Comments
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