"A Clear Day in Motor City"

Title"A Clear Day in Motor City"
Year for Search1973
AuthorsArnason, Eleanor [Atwood](b. 1942)
Secondary AuthorsMoorcock, Michael [John](b. 1939)
Secondary TitleNew Worlds 6. The Science Fiction Quarterly
Pagination187-192
Date Published1973
PublisherSphere
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsFemale author, US author
Annotation

Flawed utopia. The story begins in a future eutopian Detroit, Michigan, where everyone gets the day off on a clear day. But the eutopia exists only for those who take drugs, and there are human sacrifices to the old gods.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in The New Improved Sun: An Anthology of Utopian S-F. Ed. Thomas M[ichael] Disch (New York: Harper & Row, 1975), 109-16 with an editor’s note on 108-09.

Holding Institutions

CU, PSt

Author Note

Female author (b. 1942)

Full Text

1973 Arnason, Eleanor [Atwood] (b. 1942). “A Clear Day in Motor City.” New Worlds 6. The Science Fiction Quarterly. Ed. Michael [John] Moorcock (London: Sphere, 1973), 187-192. Rpt. in The New Improved Sun: An Anthology of Utopian S-F. Ed. Thomas M[ichael] Disch (New York: Harper & Row, 1975), 109-16 with an editor’s note on 108-09. CU, PSt

Flawed utopia. The story begins in a future eutopian Detroit, Michigan, where everyone gets the day off on a clear day. But the eutopia exists only for those who take drugs, and there are human sacrifices to the old gods. Female author.