[EPUB] ☆ Pictures at 11 | BY ß Norman Spinrad #2020


  • Title: Pictures at 11
  • Author: Norman Spinrad
  • ISBN: 9780553572650
  • Page: 383
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback

  • Pictures at 11 By Norman Spinrad A band of eco terrorists has taken over KLAX Los Angeles, having wired themselves and the building with explosives, and are making impossible demands The good news is that KLAX has an exclusive on the hot story and ratings are going through the roof as the forces of revolution meet America s insatiable demand for tabloid entertainment.
    Norman Spinrad
    Born in New York in 1940, Norman Spinrad is an acclaimed SF writer.Norman Spinrad, born in New York City, is a graduate of the Bronx High School of Science In 1957 he entered City College of New York and graduated in 1961 with a Bachelor of Science degree as a pre law major In 1966 he moved to San Francisco, then to Los Angeles, and now lives in Paris He married fellow novelist N Lee Wood in 1990 they divorced in 2005 They had no children Spinrad served as President of the Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America SFWA from 1980 to 1982 and again from 2001 to 2002.

    Pictures at 11 By Norman Spinrad

    Commentaires:

    Cameron Walker
    awful.

    Carlo
    Bench scritto da un autore di fantascienza e uscito per Fanucci ma in una collana mista come Estremi questo discreto tomo di oltre cinquecento pagine ha assai poco di fantascientifico Al limite, si tratta di fantasociologia, o di sociologia romanzata e basta l attenzione difatti centrata sulle nefaste influenze che possono avere sulla mente umana la societ dello spettacolo in generale e la televisione in particolare Costruito attorno a un interessante unit di tempo e di luogo, il romanzo raccont [...]

    Raegan Butcher
    Biting satire about the media and terrorism.A group of militant environmentalists take over a TV station, holding it for a week, broadcasting their increasingly bizarre demands, all the while being seduced by the power of the limelight.This is the nastiest indictment of the mass media since Paddy Chayefsky wrote NETWORK back in 1976.

    Wendy
    I felt like I was being held hostage by this book at first I was annoyed that I was being confined to reading this but at the end I had sympathy for my captor Biting satire of the media that doesn t seem that far off.

    Kelly Spoer
    Just couldn t get past the first 3 pages Ugh Sorry.

    Peter
    A slightly futuristic science fiction novel about the media.

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