The Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow

The Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow

Plus "Creativity Vs. Copyright" and "Look for the Lake" Outspoken Interview

Book - 2011
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Baker & Taylor
A collection of signature works by the influential writer and activist includes a novella in which a transhuman future teen must choose between immortality and sex with the "meat girl" of his dreams, a transcript of his controversial address at the 2010 World Science Fiction Convention and an essay on his literary inspirations. Original.

Independent Publishing Group
In a Disney-dominated future, a transhuman teenager engages in high velocity adventures until he meets the “meat girl” of his dreams and is forced to choose between immortality and sex in one of Cory Doctorow's most daring novellas. Also included in this collection is “Creativity vs. Copyright,” a transcript of Doctorow’s historic address to the 2010 World Science Fiction Convention, dramatically presenting his controversial case for open-source models not only in information but art as well, and “Outspoken Interview,” in which Doctorow reveals the surprising inspirations for his writing.


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& Taylor

Contains "The Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow" in which a transhuman teenager must choose between immortality and sex; and includes a transcription of an address by the author to the 2010 World SF Convention as well as an interview with Cory Doctrow.

Publisher: Oakland, CA : PM Press, 2011
ISBN: 9781604864045
1604864044
Characteristics: 136 p. ; 19 cm

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lukasevansherman
Mar 03, 2016

Best know for his YA sci-fi novel "Little Brother" (Yes, it's an Orwell reference.), Cory Doctrow is one of the leading lights of a new generation of sci-fi writers. This slim volume includes the title novella, a lecture called "Copyright vs. Creativity," which advocates for open source material, and an interview with Doctrow.

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jbetzzall
Aug 09, 2012

A real mind-bender, like all good science fiction. What would happen if genetic engineering really took over? How about if video gaming became the dominant form of social intercourse? What would become of the future? Excellently imagined speculation combining these questions!

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