on the native culture of self-aware science-fictional citizens, with Bruce Sterling
Think atemporally and act in the moment. Write the manifestos, but write them with an expiration date. So you're a self-aware science-fictional citizen in a post-cyberpunk, post-Snowden, hypermediated, ecologically collapsing world.
"on the native culture of self-aware science-fictional citizens, with Bruce Sterling"
I couldn't decide where this belonged, so I wrote it up on my blog and am linking it to y'all here. A video lecture from Bruce Sterling on cyberpunk culture and the history of science fiction writing and where it might go in the next century - with a few hundred extra words from me on the present condition, as I see it. For you.