By Ellen Datlow
A woman who eats goals, a girl who chooses the apes, and a barbarian hero rendered as a college. those are only the various humans readers first met on-line because of the explosion of webzines. Ellen Datlow, editor of Omni on-line, occasion Horizon, and SciFiction, led the cost into the courageous new international of on-line technological know-how fiction. electronic domain names collects the superior and such a lot arguable of these stories—in print for the 1st time.
Read or Download Digital Domains: A Decade of Science Fiction & Fantasy PDF
Similar anthology books
Retail ePub from the Megapack funds e-book sequence of themed collections
The overdue Reginald Bretnor (1911-1992) was once by no means a prolific author -- he wrote just a handful of books and approximately a hundred brief tales (and greater than one hundred twenty short-short "Feghoots" below his Grendel Briarton pseudonym) -- over a 45-year writing profession. as well as wars, weaponry, and technological know-how fiction, Bretnor's large pursuits integrated cats. (And puns. Did we point out the terrible puns? ) those topics are all touched on during this assortment. A sly humorousness permeates Bretnor’s fiction, and as we paintings to digitize his whole physique of labor and current it to readers in a sequence of Reginald Bretnor Megapacks, we all know you’ll celebrate analyzing it all.
Included during this quantity are:
GNURRS COME FROM THE VOODVORK OUT
MAYBE a little bit ONE
THE guy ON TOP
THE BEASTS THAT PERISH
WITHOUT (GENERAL) ISSUE
MRS. PIGAFETTA SWIMS WELL
THE MURDERERS' CIRCLE
FUNGO THE UNRIGHTEOUS
ALL THE TEA IN CHINA
THROUGH TIME AND house WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (5)
THROUGH TIME AND area WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (9)
THROUGH TIME AND house WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (11)
THROUGH TIME AND area WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (13)
THROUGH TIME AND house WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (77)
THROUGH TIME AND area WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (95)
THROUGH TIME AND area WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (101)
THROUGH TIME AND area WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (108)
THROUGH TIME AND house WITH FERDINAND FEGHOOT (EPSILON)
And don't fail to remember to look this book shop for "Wildside Megapack" to determine all of the entries within the Megapack sequence -- together with volumes of technological know-how fiction, myth, horror, secret, westerns, and masses, even more!
Unbowed, Unbroken, Unrelenting - An Antihero Anthology 16 stories of myth, horror, suspense, and drama, with a few quite unconventional heroes. notice the reality on the finish of the realm, break out from labs buried deep in the earth, and not cease operating from the creatures hiding within the shadows.
The Golden Age of technology Fiction Megapacks are designed to introduce readers to vintage technological know-how fiction writers who could rather be forgotten.
Carl Richard Jacobi (1908-1997) is one such unjustly forgotten author.
About the Megapacks
Over the previous few years, our “Megapack” sequence of book anthologies has proved to be one in all our most well-liked endeavors. (Maybe it is helping that we occasionally provide them as charges to our mailing record! ) One query we retain getting requested is, “Who’s the editor? ”
The Megapacks (except the place in particular credited) are a gaggle attempt. all people at Wildside works on them. This comprises John Betancourt, Mary Wickizer Burgess, Sam Cooper, Carla Coupe, Steve Coupe, Bonner Menking, Colin Azariah-Kribbs, Robert Reginald. A. E. Warren, and lots of of Wildside’s authors… who frequently recommend tales to incorporate (and not only their very own! )
• “Canal” initially seemed in Startling tales, Spring 1944
• “Exit Mr. Smith” initially seemed in Disclosures in Scarlet, 1966
• “Gentlemen, the Scavengers” initially seemed in exciting ask yourself tales, April 1948
• “Kincaid’s Car” initially seemed in Over the sting, 1964
• “Lodana” initially seemed in Startling tales, September 1947
• “Sequence” initially seemed in Disclosures in Scarlet, 1966
• “Strangers to Straba” initially seemed in awesome Universe, October 1954
• “Test Case” initially seemed in dead night solar, Summer-Fall 1975
• “The Gentleman Is an Epwa” initially seemed in Worlds of the next day: Science-Fiction With a distinction, 1953
• “The participant at Yellow Silence” initially seemed in Galaxy journal, June 1970
• “The conflict of the Weeds” initially seemed in exciting ask yourself tales, February 1939
• “The White Pinnacle” initially seemed in Time to come back: Science-Fiction tales of the next day, 1954
• “The international in a Box” initially seemed in exciting ask yourself tales, February 1937
• “Writing at the Wall” initially seemed in Startling tales, Fall 1944
• “Round Robin” initially seemed in Disclosures in Scarlet, 1966
• “Cosmic Teletype” initially seemed in exciting ask yourself tales, October 1938
• “The lengthy Voyage” initially seemed in marvelous Universe, September 1955
• “The road That Wasn’t There” initially seemed in Comet tales, July 1941
• “The Historian” initially seemed in Startling tales, could 1950
From the swarming, last-redoubt towers of the polar areas, the place humanity huddles from the savage warmth of Greenhouse Earth, to the dusty refugee camps of a shattered the US; from the digital truth panorama the place youngsters search to fix a wounded planet, to the post-human globe populated via wily transgenic heirs to mankind; and, finally, around the ideology-splintered ruins of the U.
- Poems: New and Selected
- Selected Letters of William Styron
- Unbound: Tales by Masters of Fantasy
- The Mammoth Book of Locked-Room Mysteries and Impossible Crimes
- Other Worlds, Better Lives: Selected Long Fiction, 1989-2003
- The Secret History of Fantasy
Additional info for Digital Domains: A Decade of Science Fiction & Fantasy
The state of European and American philosophy, as he observed it, strengthened his historical pessimism. Philoso phers, behaving like the fox who pronounced the grapes sour because they were too high, were engaged in explaining away metaphysics as a semantic misunderstanding. Wasn't this a sign foreboding the end of the search for "unattainable absolute truth"? " The fable of the fox applied not only to the neo-positivists. Wit kiewicz raged against Bergson: "intuition" was indeed a meager substitute for striving toward clear cognition.
He fought as an infantry officer in an elite tsarist regiment, was 32 Stanisiaw Ignacy W itkiew icz: A W riter fo r Today? 33 decorated for bravery with the highest Russian distinction (the order of St. Anne) and probably was loved by his soldiers, for at the outbreak of the Revolution they elected him a commissar. We know little, however, of this or of any other wartime inci dents. He did not like to talk about them except for a casual re mark in a conversation with a friend, for example that counting the minutes before an attack is one of the most dire experiences in the life of man.
In Pansopheus's manuscript the twentieth century belongs to Asia. Japan not only takes over technology from Europe but also the ideas known as Pan-Slavism and Pan-Germanism, elaborating its own idea of Pan-Mongolism. Thus armed it undertakes the conquest of China and establishes a Japanese dynasty there, effectively convincing the Chinese that they should modernize themselves and, together with the Japanese, turn against the white race. The Chinese army and navy, trained by Japanese instructors, quickly makes use of the huge human reserves of Manchuria, China, Mongolia, and Tibet.