Modem Times 2.0 (e-Book)

SKU: 9781604863086d
Author: Michael Moorcock
Publisher: PM Press / Outspoken Author Series
ISBN: 9781604863086
Published: 1/2011
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Page count: 128
Size: 5.5 x 7.5
Subjects: Fiction
Price:
$8.95

Qty: - +

 

As the editor of London’s revolutionary New Worlds magazine in the swinging sixties, Michael Moorcock has been credited with virtually inventing modern Science Fiction: publishing such figures as Norman Spinrad, Samuel R. Delany, Brian Aldiss and J.G. Ballard.

Moorcock’s own literary accomplishments include his classic Mother London, a romp through urban history conducted by psychic outsiders; his comic Pyat quartet, in which a Jewish antisemite examines the roots of the Nazi Holocaust; Behold The Man, the tale of a time tourist who fills in for Christ on the cross; and of course the eternal hero Elric, swordswinger, hellbringer and bestseller.
 
And now Moorcock’s most audacious creation, Jerry Cornelius--assassin, rock star, chronospy and maybe-Messiah--is back in Modem Times 2.0, a time twisting odyssey that connects 60s London with post-Obama America, with stops in Palm Springs and Guantanamo. Modem Times 2.0 is Moorcock at his most outrageously readable--a masterful mix of erudition and subversion.

Plus: the non-fiction essay "My Londons" and an Outspoken Interview with literature’s authentic "lord of misrule."

Praise:

 "Moorcock's writing is top-notch."
--Publishers Weekly

 "A major novelist of enormous ambition."
--Washington Post

"Moorcock is a throwback to such outsized 19th-century novelistic talents as Dickens and Tolstoy."
--Locus

About the Author:

Born in London and raised on Mars, (or so he claims) Michael Moorcock is perhaps the single most important figure in modern Science Fiction, and the most unlikely to get an O.B.E. The author of over seventy novels and countless stories, essays, comics, screeds and rants, he lives in Texas.

See and hear author interviews, book reviews, and other news on Michael Moorcock's page HERE

Click here to download and print a product information sheet.

Your Name:
Your Email:
Friends Name:
Friends Email:
Message:
Verification:
Related Products
SKU: 9781604863079
Jim Nisbet
Jim Nisbet's hilarious, thrilling, and obscene novella, ripped straight from the zeitgeist of San Francisco in the '80s.
$13.95

SKU: 9781604864939
Michael Moorcock
In Jerusalem Commands, volume three of the Pyat Quartet, our hero schemes and fantasises his way around the world, leaving a trail of mechanical and human wreckage in his wake.
$23.00

SKU: 9781604864908
Michael Moorcock • Editor: Allan Kausch
The best of Moorcock's published, unpublished, and uncensored essays, articles, reviews, and opinions covering a wide range of subjects.
$23.95

SKU: 9781604864915
Michael Moorcock
Perhaps Moorcock's most controversial work, "a tour de force" introducing Pyat, cocaine addict, sexual adventurer, and obsessive anti-Semite whose epic journey connects him with scoundrels and heroes from Trotsky to Makhno.
$22.00

SKU: 9781604863086
Michael Moorcock
Moorcock's most audacious creation, Jerry Cornelius—assassin, rock star, chronospy, and maybe-Messiah—is back with a time twisting odyssey. that connects '60s London with post-Obama America.
$12.00

SKU: 9781604864038
Ursula K. Le Guin
Two children are determined to enter "that possible even when unattainable space in which there is room for justice," leading to a violent and loving end. Plus a scorching essay on corporate publishing, and more.
$12.00

SKU: 9781604860856
Kim Stanley Robinson
This astounding alternate history tale presents a dramatic encounter with destiny wrapped around the terrifying question of what might have happened if the fateful bomber flight over Hiroshima had gone a bit differently.
$12.00

SKU: 9781604860863
Terry Bisson
Sardonic and merciless, this satire of the entire apocalyptic enterprise provides a humorous and timely interpretation of the bestselling Left Behind series.
$12.00

SKU: 9781604860757
Eleanor Arnason
In an "alternate history" saga that spans the globe, Eleanor Arnason tells of a modern woman's struggle to use the weapons of DNA science to fulfill the ancient promises of her Lakota heritage.
$12.00

SKU: 9781604860870
Terry Bisson
Presenting an alternative version of African American history, this novel explores what might have happened if John Brown's 1859 raid on Harper's Ferry had been successful.
$15.95

SKU: 9781604860962
Editors: Gary Phillips and Andrea Gibbons
An incendiary mix of original and out-of-print stories from the past, present and fearful future about the fight for a better world.
$19.95

SKU: 9781604864946
Michael Moorcock
Now the quartet is complete. Pyat keeps his appointment with the age's worst nightmare.
$24.00

Cart Contents

Your cart is currently empty

Subtotal: $0.00

View Cart & Checkout

GET OUR NEWSLETTER

Recent Posts

PM Press ©Copyright 2019 PM Press   -   Powered by SunShop "Shopping Cart Software"

  • paypal
  • mastercard
  • visa