Brave New Worlds

Brave New Worlds

John Joseph Adams Cory Doctorow Paolo Bacigalupi Orson Scott Card Ursula K. Le Guin M. Rickert Kate Wilhelm Geoff Ryman Neil Gaiman Bryan Talbot J.G. Ballard Carrie Vaughn James K. Morrow Alexander C. Irvine Ray Bradbury Harlan Ellison Genevieve Valentine Sarah Langan Kim Stanley Robinson Matt Williamson Philip K. Dick Heather Lindsley Kurt Vonnegut Jr. Robert Silverberg Jeremiah Tolbert Joe Mastroianni Adam-Troy Castro Tobias S. Buckell Vylar Kaftan Shirley Jackson S.L. Gilbow Joseph Paul Haines C.C. Finlay Caitlín R. Kiernan Ross E. Lockhart
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From Huxley's Brave New World, to Orwell's 1984, to Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale, dystopian books have always been an integral part of both science fiction and literature, and have influenced the broader culture discussion in unique and permanent ways. Brave New Worlds brings together the best dystopian fiction of the last 30 years, demonstrating the diversity that flourishes in this compelling subgenre.
This landmark tome contains stories by Ursula K. Le Guin, Cory Doctorow, M. Rickert, Paolo Bacigalupi, Orson Scott Card, Neil Gaiman, Ray Bradbury, and many others.

Table of Contents
Introduction / John Joseph Adams --
Lottery / Shirley Jackson --
Red card / S.L. Gilbow --
Ten with a flag / Joseph Paul Haines --
Ones who walk away from Omelas / Ursula K. Le. Guin --
Evidence of love in a case of abandonment / M. Rickert --
The Funeral / Kate Wilhelm --
O happy day! / Geoff Ryman --
Pervert / Charles Coleman Finlay --
From homogeneous to honey / Neil Gaiman & Bryan Talbot --
Billennium / J.G. Ballard --
Amaryllis / Carrie Vaughn --
Pop squad / Paolo Bacigalupi --
Auspicious eggs / James Morrow --
Peter Skilling / Alex Irvine --
The Pedestrian / Ray Bradbury --
Things that make me weak and strange get engineered away / Cory Doctorow --
Pearl diver / Caitlin R. Kiernan --
Dead space for the unexpected / Geoff Ryman --
"Repent harlequin!", said the Ticktockman / Harlan Ellison --
Is this your day to join the revolution? / Genevieve Valentine --
Independence day / Sarah Langan --
Lunatics / Kim Stanley Robinson --
Sacrament / Matt Williamson --
Minority report / Philip K. Dick --
Just do it / Heather Lindsley --
Harrison Bergeron / Kurt Vonnegut Jr. --
Caught in the organ draft / Robert Silverberg --
Geriatric ward / Orson Scott Card --
Arties aren't stupid / Jeremiah Tolbert --
Jordan's waterhammer / Joe Mastroianni --
Of a sweet slow dance in the wake of temporary dogs / Adam-Troy Castro --
Resistance / Tobias S. Buckell --
Civilization / Vylar Kaftan.
Language
English
Pages
481
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Night Shade
Release
January 02, 2011
ISBN
1597802212
ISBN 13
9781597802215
From Huxley's Brave New World, to Orwell's 1984, to Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale, dystopian books have always been an integral part of both science fiction and literature, and have influenced the broader culture discussion in unique and permanent ways. Brave New Worlds brings together the best dystopian fiction of the last 30 years, demonstrating the diversity that flourishes in this compelling subgenre.
This landmark tome contains stories by Ursula K. Le Guin, Cory Doctorow, M. Rickert, Paolo Bacigalupi, Orson Scott Card, Neil Gaiman, Ray Bradbury, and many others.

Table of Contents
Introduction / John Joseph Adams --
Lottery / Shirley Jackson --
Red card / S.L. Gilbow --
Ten with a flag / Joseph Paul Haines --
Ones who walk away from Omelas / Ursula K. Le. Guin --
Evidence of love in a case of abandonment / M. Rickert --
The Funeral / Kate Wilhelm --
O happy day! / Geoff Ryman --
Pervert / Charles Coleman Finlay --
From homogeneous to honey / Neil Gaiman & Bryan Talbot --
Billennium / J.G. Ballard --
Amaryllis / Carrie Vaughn --
Pop squad / Paolo Bacigalupi --
Auspicious eggs / James Morrow --
Peter Skilling / Alex Irvine --
The Pedestrian / Ray Bradbury --
Things that make me weak and strange get engineered away / Cory Doctorow --
Pearl diver / Caitlin R. Kiernan --
Dead space for the unexpected / Geoff Ryman --
"Repent harlequin!", said the Ticktockman / Harlan Ellison --
Is this your day to join the revolution? / Genevieve Valentine --
Independence day / Sarah Langan --
Lunatics / Kim Stanley Robinson --
Sacrament / Matt Williamson --
Minority report / Philip K. Dick --
Just do it / Heather Lindsley --
Harrison Bergeron / Kurt Vonnegut Jr. --
Caught in the organ draft / Robert Silverberg --
Geriatric ward / Orson Scott Card --
Arties aren't stupid / Jeremiah Tolbert --
Jordan's waterhammer / Joe Mastroianni --
Of a sweet slow dance in the wake of temporary dogs / Adam-Troy Castro --
Resistance / Tobias S. Buckell --
Civilization / Vylar Kaftan.
Language
English
Pages
481
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Night Shade
Release
January 02, 2011
ISBN
1597802212
ISBN 13
9781597802215

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