"The Future Is Blue"

Title"The Future Is Blue"
Year for Search2016
AuthorsValente, Catherynne M[organ](b. 1979)
Secondary TitleDrowned Worlds: Tales from the Anthropocene and Beyond
Pagination353-81
Date Published2016
PublisherSolaris
Place PublishedOxford, Eng
KeywordsFemale author, US author
Annotation

Climate change dystopia in which so few children survive their first years that they do not get a name until they are ten.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in The Best American Science Fiction and FantasyTM 2017. Ed. Charles Yu (Boston, MA: Mariner/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017), 167-97; and in Wastelands: The New Apocalypse. Ed. John Josephs Adams (London: Titan Books, 2019), 489-511

Holding Institutions

PSt, Public

Author Note

The female author (b. 1979) was born Bethany L. Thomas and also publishes under that name.

Full Text

2016 Valente, Catherynne M[organ] (b. 1979). “The Future Is Blue.” Drowned Worlds: Tales from the Anthropocene and Beyond. Ed. Jonathan Strahan (Oxford, Eng.: Solaris, 2016), 353-81. Rpt. in The Best American Science Fiction and FantasyTM 2017. Ed. Charles Yu (Boston, MA: Mariner/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017), 167-97; and in Wastelands: The New Apocalypse. Ed. John Josephs Adams (London: Titan Books, 2019), 489-511. PSt, Public

Climate change dystopia in which so few children survive their first years that they do not get a name until they are ten. The female author was born Bethany L. Thomas and also publishes under that name.