Technological Know-How fiction author Arthur C. Clarke might have became ONE HUNDRED years old in 2017. Over the process his long occupation, he left a legacy that technology fiction authors still follow, via hanging a top class at the scientific realism in his tales. a new anthology goals to honor the late writer’s legacy by means of amassing a chain of reports. Each story will have exactly 2,001 phrases, a connection with his most famous work, 2001: An Area Odyssey.
The crew at the back of the distinguished Arthur C. Clarke Award — an annual reputation for the most productive science fiction novel published within the UK — is assembling the anthology in partnership with NewCon Press. The anthology will honor the century of Clarke’s lifestyles and his works. The organizers say they “desired to make sure that the scope of the anthology was as broad because the fluid definition of science fiction for which the Clarke Award is renowned, at the same time as nonetheless keeping an immediate acknowledgment of Sir Arthur’s personal work.”
The ebook options an outstanding vary of authors, including Becky Chambers (The Long Way to a Small, Indignant Planet), Yoon Ha Lee (Ninefox Gambit), Ian McDonald (Luna: New Moon), Alastair Reynolds (Revelation Space), Claire North (The Primary Fifteen Lives of Harry August), and more. The book may even function nonfiction from the award’s chair of judges, Dr. Andrew M. Butler, and previous jury member Neil Gaiman.
The guide is recently funding on Kickstarter. Praise ranges come with hardcovers, restricted variation hardcovers, and editorial opinions.