Made to Order: Robots and Revolution by Jonathan Strahan (Editor)
English | 2020 | Science Fiction | ePUB | 526 KB
100 years after Karel Capek coined the word, “robots” are an everyday idea, and the inspiration for countless stories in books, film, TV and games.
They are often among the least privileged, most unfairly used of us, and the more robots are like humans, the more interesting they become. This collection of stories is where robots stand in for us, where both we and they are disadvantaged, and where hope and optimism shines through.
“A Glossary of Radicalization” by Brooke Bolander.
“Dancing with Death” by John Chu.
“Brother Rifle” by Daryl Gregory.
“Sonnie’s Union” by Peter F. Hamilton.
“The Endless” by Saad Z Hossain.
“An Elephant Never Forgets” by Rich Larson.
“Idols” by Ken Liu.
“Sin Eater” by Ian R. MacLeod.
“The Translator” by Annalee Newitz.
“The Hurt Pattern” by Tochi Onyebuchi.
“Chiaroscuro in Red” by Suzanne Palmer.
“Bigger Fish” by Sarah Pinsker.
“A Guide for Working Breeds” by Vina Jie-Min Prasad.
“Polished Performance” by Alastair Reynolds.
“Fairy Tales for Robots” by Sofia Samatar.
“Test 4 Echo” by Peter Watts.
Categories: Science Fiction & Fantasy