SFWA European Hall of Fame: Sixteen Contemporary Masterpieces of Science Fiction from the Continent
  • SFWA European Hall of Fame: Sixteen Contemporary Masterpieces of Science Fiction from the Continent
  • SFWA European Hall of Fame: Sixteen Contemporary Masterpieces of Science Fiction from the Continent

SFWA European Hall of Fame: Sixteen Contemporary Masterpieces of Science Fiction from the Continent

by James Morrow, Kathryn Morrow
     
 

ISBN-10: 076531536X

ISBN-13: 9780765315366

Pub. Date: 06/28/2007

Publisher: Tom Doherty Associates

The first substantive anthology of its kind in two decades, The SFWA European Hall of Fame comprises sixteen stories translated from thirteen languages. During the six years that James and Kathryn Morrow devoted to this project, they strove to find stories that would engage English-speaking readers through familiar motifs-aliens, dystopias, time travel, space

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The first substantive anthology of its kind in two decades, The SFWA European Hall of Fame comprises sixteen stories translated from thirteen languages. During the six years that James and Kathryn Morrow devoted to this project, they strove to find stories that would engage English-speaking readers through familiar motifs-aliens, dystopias, time travel, space exploration, artificial intelligence-while simultaneously showcasing the distinctive and exotic flavors of European SF, from the philosophical to the phantasmagoric.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780765315366
Publisher:
Tom Doherty Associates
Publication date:
06/28/2007
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.40(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments     7
Introduction: Extrapolations of Things Past, A Barbarously Brief Account of European Science Fiction from Micromegas to Microchips   James Morrow     11
Separations   Jean-Claude Dunyach$dTranslated from the French by Sheryl Curtis     27
A Birch Tree, A White Fox   Elena Arsenieva$dTranslated from the Russian by Michael M. Naydan and Slava I. Yastremski     45
Sepultura   Valerio Evangelisti$dTranslated from the Italian by Sergio D. Altieri     60
The Fourth Day to Eternity   Ondrej Neff$dTranslated from the Czech by Jeffrey Brown     86
Baby Doll   Johanna Sinisalo$dTranslated from the Finnish by David Hackston     100
"Yoo Retoont, Sneogg. Ay Noo."   Marek S. Huberath$dTranslated from the Polish by Michael Kandel     124
The Day We Went Through the Transition   Ricard De La Casa   Pedro Jorge Romero$dTranslated from the Spanish by Yolanda Molina-Gavilan and James Stevens-Arce     155
Athos Emfovos in the Temple of Sound   Panagiotis Koustas$dTranslated from the Greek by Mary and Gary Mitchell     172
Some Earthlings' Adventures on Outrerria   Lucian Merisca$dTranslated from the Romanian by Cezar Ionescu     183
Destiny, Inc.   Sergei Lukyanenko$dTranslated from the Russian by MichaelM. Naydan and Slava I. Yastremski     205
Wonders of the Universe   Andreas Eschbach$dTranslated from the German by Doryl Jensen     221
A Night on the Edge of the Empire   Joao Barreiros$dTranslated from the Portuguese by Luis Rodrigues     234
Transfusion   Joelle Wintrebert$dTranslated from the French by Tom Clegg     244
Verstummte Musik   W. J. Maryson$dTranslated from the Dutch by Lia Belt     252
Between the Lines   Jose Antonio Cotrina$dTranslated from the Spanish by James Stevens-Arce     273
A Blue and Cloudless Sky   Bernhard Ribbeck$dTranslated from the Danish by Niels Dalgaard     291
About the Translators     325
About the Editors     329
Select Bibliography     331
Story Copyrights     335

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