( READ The City of Silence ) × Ma Boyong – latinboyz4play.com

I read this story in the Apex Book of World SF Vol 3 and it was the only one that really thrilled me Starting somehow everyday like it really get s breath taking as it progresses for me being one of the best pieces I ve read during the last months It really has the potential to be extended to a novel To me retrospectively it even feels like a novel Interesting and highly topical short story about how far the appropriate authorities may go to make the web healthy Free speech is the. The year was 2046; the place the Capital of the State From a Chinese

characters The City of Silence

Enemy and an imposed silence is the cure It s a kind of an update of 1984 themes for the technological age in which only the stupid survive because a society full of stupid men is a stable one As scary as it is true The author of 1984 predicted the progress of totalitarianism but could not predict the progress of technology Technology is neutral But the progress of technology will cause a free world to become ever freer and a totalitarian world to become ever repressive Read as part. Uthor set in a authoritarian state where web communication is restrict.

( READ The City of Silence ) × Ma Boyong – latinboyz4play.com

Of Invisible Planets Contemporary Chinese Science Fiction in TranslationThis is very 1984ish In fact Orwell s book is much talked about in this short story But instead of Big Brother watching you you have the appropriate authorities listening to your every word The web has become a control tool and people rarely leave their houses Some said that outside the borders of the State there are other Web sites but those were only urban legends As a huge fan of 1984 I loved The City of Silence. Ed to some healthy sites and a “List of Healthy Words”Part one two.

马伯庸(1980年11月14日-),本名马力,朋友惯称“小白”,赤峰人,中国大陸作家,曾就职于施耐德电气(中国)投资有限公司,人稱「網路鬼才」、马亲王、亲王。作品涵蓋歷史、科幻、影視評論等諸多領域。 Ma Boyong born 14 November 1980 is a Chinese novelist columnist and blogger In the year of 2010 he won People's Literature Prize one of China's most prestigious honorsHis short story The City of Silence was translated into English by science fiction writer Ken Liu

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