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Publisher Comments:

Exploring the theory that media is the real opium of the masses, this collection of timely and provocative speculative fiction brings together some of the most talented contemporary fantasy, horror, and science fiction writers. Stories by J. G. Ballard, Lisa Tuttle, Robert Silverberg, and William Gibson, among others, combine noir city elements with thought-provoking scenarios that look at the future of television, radio, and the internet. With a focus on the possible horrors stemming from entertainment devices found in every home, this chilling anthology is a unique survey of the theme of the evolution or devolution of media.

About the Author

Paul Di Filippo is a two-time Nebula finalist and a Philip K. Dick finalist. He is the author of Creature from the Black Lagoon, Ribofunk, The Steampunk Trilogy, and Top Ten: Beyond the Farthest Precinct. He lives in Providence, Rhode Island.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781933065359
Publisher:
Nonstop Press
Subject:
Science Fiction and Fantasy-Short Stories
Author:
Di Filippo, Paul
Author:
Filippo, Paul Di
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20140931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
299
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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