The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume 3: Something Wild is Loose: 1969-72 #2020

The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume 3: Something Wild is Loose: 1969-72 Robert Silverberg The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg Volume Something Wild is Loose The world that these stories sprang from was the troubled bewildering dangerous and very exciting world of those weird years when the barriers were down and the future was rushing into the present

  • Title: The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume 3: Something Wild is Loose: 1969-72
  • Author: Robert Silverberg
  • ISBN: 9781596063877
  • Page: 295
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • The Collected Stories of Robert Silverberg, Volume 3: Something Wild is Loose: 1969-72 Robert Silverberg The world that these stories sprang from was the troubled, bewildering, dangerous, and very exciting world of those weird years when the barriers were down and the future was rushing into the present with the force of a river unleashed But of course I think these stories speak to our times, too, and that most of them will remain valid as we go staggering onward through t The world that these stories sprang from was the troubled, bewildering, dangerous, and very exciting world of those weird years when the barriers were down and the future was rushing into the present with the force of a river unleashed But of course I think these stories speak to our times, too, and that most of them will remain valid as we go staggering onward through the brave new world of the twenty first century I am not one of those who believes that all is lost and the end is nigh Like William Faulkner, I do think we will somehow endure and prevail against increasingly stiff odds A great many strange and dizzying things happen to the characters in these sixteen stories, and in the fourteen stories of the 1972 73 volume that will follow The reader who makes the journey from beginning to end of all thirty stories will be taken on many a curious trip, that I promise as was their author during the years when they were being written Robert Silverberg, from the IntroductionTable of Contents IntroductionSomething Wild is LooseIn Entropy s JawsThe Reality TripGoing CalibanGood News from the VaticanThomas the ProclaimerWhen We Went to See the End of the WorldPush No MoreThe Wind and the RainSome Notes on the Pre Dynastic EpochThe Feast of St DionysusWhat We Learned from This Morning s NewspaperThe Mutant SeasonCaught in the Organ DraftMany Mansions
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    1. With this third volume of Robert Silverberg s Collected Stories, spanning the years from 1969 to 1972, we finally get to the really good stuff While there were some excellent stories among his earlier output, the period from ca the late sixties to mid seventies marks the high point of Silverberg s Science Fiction witing and sees most of his major works published, among them acknowledged classics like Dying Inside and The Book of Skulls In fact, I d argue that this period is much deserving of th [...]

    2. Otherwise known as Silverberg, the Nixon Years In his introduction, Silverberg notes that Something Wild Is Loose is a pretty good description of the whole era What really seems to be cut loose is Silverberg s adherence to the standard tropes of classic science fiction Other things he shucks along the wayside are the need for straightforward plots and tidy resolutions Instead, the Silverberg of this era seems concerned with producing a specific usually discordant emotional effect with each stor [...]

    3. An enjoyable collection of science fiction short stories, from an acknowledged Grand Master of the genre These stories are from a period where Silverberg was really maturing into his own as a writer Some are straightforward SF and some are experimental literary works They re all good.Special mention goes to SOMETHING WILD IS LOOSE, GOING, and WHEN WE WENT TO SEE THE END OF THE WORLD An extra special mention goes to the last two stories of the collection CAUGHT IN THE ORGAN DRAFT and MANY MANSIO [...]

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