14 Jun 2008

New Zealand - writing science fiction since ages ago

Via Beattie's Book Blog, the news that a New Zealand work of science fiction predates Wells and includes space travel, space suits, airlocks, sexual relations with aliens and interplanetary colonisation. Amazing.

NZ Herald story
LA Times story

New Zealand Electronic Text Centre article

Later, Kiwi science fiction would look more like David Bowie...

1 comment:

Matthew Sanborn Smith said...

Love the Conchords!