Monthly Archives | September 2012

A more diverse universe blog tour

Today, being the 27th of September is supposed to be the day that I post my review of The Way […]

The left hand of darkness
The Left hand of darkness by Ursula K Le Guin

Read for the Coursera online course, Carl’s 2012 Science Fiction Experience, the Not Just for Stormtroopers Sci-Fi challenge, & the […]

The Martian Chronicles [essay]

Ray Bradbury once said that he didn’t write science fiction. Science fiction is about the possible; he wrote fantasy. Events […]

The Martian Chronicles
The Martian Chronicles by Ray Bradbury

First published in serial form in the 1950s The Martian Chronicles is a collection of short stories that together tell […]

John Carter [based on the book by]
John Carter dir. Andrew Stanton

In the 1880s a young Edgar Rice Burroughs is summoned to his uncle’s home. But when he reaches it he […]

Herland by Charlotte Perkins Gilman

Read it online Imagine a world without men. A world where women are able to reproduce without men, where the […]

A princess of Mars
A Princess of Mars

Book 1 in the Barsoom series In post-Civil War Arizona John Carter has found a gold rich mine. His partner […]

The country of the blind
The Country of the blind - H. G. Wells

Read online Long long ago, in a valley in the Andes, a group of settles were cut off from the […]

The Invisible man
The invisible man - H. G. Wells

Another coursera course book, and another that fits with my reading for this years RIP project & for the 2012 […]