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Erful idea but Some ok stories some bad stories some stories with interesting ideas that nd to soon a mixed bagOur Neural Chernobyl 2Storming the Cosmos 4The Compassionate the Digital 1Jim and Irene 3The Sword of Damocles 0The Gulf Wars 2The Shores of Bohemia 3The Moral Bullet 3The Unthinkable 2We See Things Differently 3Hollywood Kremlin 4Are You for 86 4Dori Bangs 2 Liked verything xcept the Lekhi Starlitz stuff Some interesting stories Some weird stories I think those I liked "the best weren t ven science fiction or "cyberpunk which is what I was xpecting Maybe a little dated " which is what I was xpecting Maybe a little dated dealing "best weren t ven science fiction or cyberpunk which is what I was The Crucified Ones: Calling Forth the End-Time Remnant expecting Maybe a little dated and dealing cold war or pre Soviet collapse but still relativant in a way The most interesting contains a prescient view of a future with a recently risen Islamic Caliphate that seems much lessvil than the one we got. 1988 The Shores of Bohemia 1990 The Moral Bullet 1991 with John Kessel The Unthinkable 1991 We See Things Differently 1989 Hollywood Kremlin 1990 Are You for 86 1992 Dori Bangs 1989Cover illustration by Bruce Jens.
characters GlobalheadI remember first reading this collection of short stories when it came out "In 1991 In The " 1991 in the of all the great cyberpunk stories that were coming out in those days At that time I thoroughly Grace Hopper and the Invention of the Information Age (Lemelson Center Studies in Invention and Innovation series) enjoyed it and probably would have given it 4 or 5 stars had Goodreads been around Bruce Sterling is anxcellent writer "and I njoy his work and many of these stories are well done But 20 years later a "I njoy his work and many of these stories are very well done 20 years later a of the stories are now uite dated with their Cold War references and other nuances that are no longer applicable It is ironic that the social commentary that makes Sterling s writing so good in this case also winds up limiting the applicability of his work Just comments on a few stories in Globalhead by Bruce Sterling not the whole bookOur Neural Chernobyl I remember reading this in its original appeara. This second collection of short fiction by Bruce Sterling set in such disparate Dialogue: Relationships in Graphic Design environments as ancient Assyria and posthuman France provides a stimulating andntertaining glimpse inside the global head of one of. Nce in Fantasy and Science Fiction and it just gets better on the second time A mock review of a pop science book "from 2056 Bruce is transliterating the background and research from his The Hacker Crackdown Law " 2056 Bruce is transliterating the background and research from his The Hacker Crackdown Law Disorder on the Electronic Frontier into a future where genetic hacking replaces computer hacking But that s just the starting point
#AND WHEN HE REVEALS THE DISASTER #when he reveals the disaster off by the neural chernobyl I can only shake my head in admiration for his imagination There s not much story here but when the imagination runs this wild it doesn t matterStorming the Cosmos A funny story made ven funnier by my recent reading of East Europe "And Russia This Is Another "Russia This is another that I read in its original publication and believe that it is better the second time as wellThe Compassionate The Digital Great title wond. Imaginative fiction's most xciting talentsContents Our Neural Chernobyl 1988 Storming the Cosmos 1985 with Rudy Rucker The Compassionate the Digital 1985 Jim and Irene 1991 The Sword of Damocles 1990 The Gulf Wars. ,