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Lack is Beautiful probably couldn t be written today but it s an eye opening and mind stretching ook at what could written today but it s an eye opening and mind stretching ook at what could if all of the
white folks eft a major city to the black folks who are allowed to be competent folks eft a major city to the black folks who are allowed to be competent Mad Bug Eyed Monsters is a story of a member of an alien species who collectively are trying to buy up all of the oil rights on Earth Because Well They Need It well they need it the breeding fleet that s on the way Better we don t think about it too closely Traffic Problem is an exercise in absurdity What might happen to the rest of society if the American ove of the automobile were taken to a ridiculous extreme Eye rolling and disturbing at the same timeMost of the rest of the stories were at east readable though I d consider than a couple of them pointless exercises in throwing words at the page to see which of them might form sentencesComplete contents Introduction Best SF 1970 1971 essay by Harry Harrison Gone Fishin 1970 short story by. Mitchison Gorman '69 story Jerry Farber Oil Mad Bug Eyed Monsters '70 story Hayden Howard A Pedestrian Accident '69 story Robert Coover Traffic Problem '70 story Bill EarlsWilliam Earls The Asian Shore '70 novelette Thomas M Disch Ere. Robin Scott Wilson The Ugupu Bird 1959 short story by Slawomir Mrozek Black Is Beautiful 1970 short story by Robert Silverberg The Lost Face 1964 novelette by Josef Nesvadba Mary and Joe 1962 short story by Naomi Mitchison Gorman 1969 short story by Jerry Farber Oil Mad Bug Eyed Monsters 1970 short story by Hayden Howard A Pedestrian Accident 1969 short story by
Robert Coover Traffic Problem 1970 short story by William Earls The Asian Shore 1970 novelette by Thomas M Disch Coover Traffic Problem 1970 short story by William Earls The Asian Shore 1970 novelette by Thomas M Disch 1963 short story by Gleb Anfilov Car Sinister 1970 short story by Gene Wolfe Franz Kafka by Jorge Lu s 1970
Short Story By Greenberg Pacem Est 1970 Short Story story by Alvin Greenberg Pacem Est 1970 short story Kris Neville and Barry N Malzberg The Day Euality Broke Out 1971 short story by Brian W AldissOverall rating 3 stars but that s probably generous Not enough of the stories were really a good read for me to say I iked the book but a two star rating feels ike a disservice to the stories I did enjo. M '63 story by Gleb AnfilovEREM Car Sinister '70 story Gene Wolfe Franz Kafka by Jorge Luís Borges '70 story Alvin Greenberg Pacem Est '70 story Kris Neville Barry N MalzbergKM O'DonnellThe Day Euality Broke Out '71 essay Brian W Aldi.
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still worth seeingI read this while up at the cabin in Michigan on a cool autumnalworth seeingI read this while up at the cabin in Michigan on a cool autumnal with Michael Miley I was born in 1970 but it wouldn t be for a couple of years that I d discover television SF and a few after that before I d begin to read it seriously When I did I d
READ VORACIOUSLY BUT I D EVENTUALLY FIND THAT Avoraciously but I d eventually find that a of the so called New Wave of SF wouldn t work all that well for me Happening smack in the middle of the New Wave I expected a ot of this anthology to fall flat for me Much of it did but not all of it This particular anthology has the added bonus of having a couple of stories available in translation for the first time Of course neither really worked well for me but a translation doesn t always do the original work justiceStill there were some good stories hereThe standouts Introduction '71 essay Harry Harrison Gone Fishin' '70 story Robin Scott Wilson The Ugupu Bird '59 story Slawomir Mrozek Black Is Beautiful '70 story Robert Silverberg The Lost Face '64 novelette Josef Nesvadba Mary Joe '62 story Naomi. .