Otherness (book)

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Otherness
Otherness.jpg
AuthorDavid Brin
Original titleOtherness
LanguageEnglish
GenreScience fiction
PublisherOrbit
Publication date
1994
Media typePrint
ISBN1-85723-310-7
OCLC49804636

Otherness (1994) is an anthology of science fiction short stories by American writer David Brin. Interspersed in the book are notes on some stories and other short articles by Brin.

Contents[edit]

Stories

  • "The Giving Plague" (first published in 1988)
  • "Myth Number 21" (excerpted from Earth, first published in 1990)
  • "Dr. Pak's Preeschool" (first published in 1990)
  • "Detritus Affected" (first published in 1992)
  • "Sshhh ..." (first published in 1988)
  • "Those Eyes"
  • "Bonding to Genji" (first published in 1992)
  • "The Warm Space" (first published in 1985)
  • "NatuLife " (first published in 1993)
  • "Piecework" (first published in 1988)
  • "Bubbles" (first published in 1987)
  • "Ambiguity" (first published in 1990)
  • "What Continues ... and What Fails ..." (first published in 1991)

Articles

  • "The Dogma of Otherness"
  • "What to Say to a UFO"
  • "Whose Millennium?"
  • "Science versus Magic"
  • "The Commonwealth of Wonder"