Category: Dystopia and uchronia

William Morris – News from Nowhere

Up at the League, says a friend, there had been one night a brisk conversational discussion, as to what would happen on the Morrow of the Revolution, finally shading off into a vigorous statement by various friends of their views on the future of the fully-developed new society. Says our friend: Considering the subject, the […]

Roquia Sakhawat Hussain – Sultanas Dream

One evening I was lounging in an easy chair in my bedroom and thinking lazily of the condition of Indian womanhood. I am not sure whether I dozed off or not. But, as far as I remember, I was wide awake. I saw the moonlit sky sparkling with thousands of diamond-like stars, very distinctly. All […]

Francis Stevens – The Heads of Cerberus

UPON a walnut bed in a small, plainly furnished room which dawn had just begun grayly to illuminate, a man lay unconscious. His thin face, indefinably boyish for all its gauntness, wore that placid, uncaring look which death shares with complete insensibility. Under him his right arm was doubled in an uncomfortable, strained position, while […]

Arthur Dudley Vinton – Looking Further Backward

Won Lung Li, Professor of History, To the American Barbarians: I come before you as a stranger. I am born of a race that the race you are born of has for centuries been trained to think of as an inferior race. I have no doubt that there may be some persons among you who […]

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