"The Calorie Man"

Title"The Calorie Man"
Year for Search2005
AuthorsBacigalupi, Paolo [Tadini](b. 1972)
Secondary TitleThe Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction
Volume / Edition 109.4 & 5 (644)
Pagination8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18-44
Date PublishedOctober/November 2005
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Dystopia. Corporate control of most agricultural products, and the corporations rule the world through their control over the food supply. The story focuses on an attempt to help a geneticist spread free seeds. 2006 “Yellow Card Man” and 2009 Bacigalupi are set in the same future.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Third Annual Collection. Ed. Gardner [Raymond] Dozois (New York: St. Martin’s Griffin, 2006), 32-54; in Rewired: The Post-Cyberpunk Anthology. Ed. James P. Kelley and John Kessel (San Francisco, CA: Tachyon Publications, 2007), 337-66; and  Bacigalupi’s Pump Six and Other Stories (San Francisco, CA: Night Shade Books, 2008), 93-121.

Holding Institutions

Merril, PSt

Author Note

(b. 1972)

Full Text

2005 Bacigalupi, Paolo [Tadini] (b. 1972). “The Calorie Man.” The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction 109.4&5 (644) (October/November 2005): 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18-44. Rpt. in The Year’s Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Third Annual Collection. Ed. Gardner [Raymond] Dozois (New York: St. Martin’s Griffin, 2006), 32-54; in Rewired: The Post-Cyberpunk Anthology. Ed. James P. Kelley and John Kessel (San Francisco, CA: Tachyon Publications, 2007), 337-66; and  Bacigalupi’s Pump Six and Other Stories (San Francisco, CA: Night Shade Books, 2008), 93-121. Merril, PSt

Dystopia. Corporate control of most agricultural products, and the corporations rule the world through their control over the food supply. The story focuses on an attempt to help a geneticist spread free seeds. 2006 “Yellow Card Man” and 2009 Bacigalupi are set in the same future.