Science fiction is about the era in which…

Science fiction is about the era in which it was written, says @GreatDismal William Gibson, not the future at that point. Appreciated this after not reading sci fi for a decade, but then having studied comparative literature at UBC in the 1960s, then entering the genre.

At the interview by Robert J. Sawyer at the Bluma Appel Salon.

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