Is science fiction necessarily Western? Writer-editors Emil Flores and Joseph Nacino beg to disagree. qScience fiction is based on reality but it is also supposed to transcend it. It is about possibilities, q says Flores. qOur type of science fiction doesn't dwell much on technological advances ... we're more concerned about the human face of technology ... [and] how we Filipinos will live with these new technologies, q adds Nacino. As far as any culture is concerned, the future is a blank slate into which any of multitudinous identities may be carved. And here it is: fiction of the futureaor perhaps, conversely, the future of fictionawritten by Filipinos for Filipinos.An Anthology of Science Fiction from the Philippines Joseph F. Nacino, Emil M. Flores. hope to pursue nursing again in this foreign ... Joan found herself in the front seat of anold, green Honda Civic. She pondered over whether she would trustanbsp;...
|Title||:||Diaspora Ad Astra|
|Author||:||Joseph F. Nacino, Emil M. Flores|
|Publisher||:||Flipside Publishing -|