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You Don’t Know Dick

Who am I? Am I real? Is this real? Is this…Are you really reading a post on Amazing Stories, or is it all in your head?

Crossroads: A Genre Darkly

World-building, extrapolation, analogy, conceptual breakthrough, thought experiment – these are science fiction’s basic methods. Other genres might occasionally borrow them, but SF has sharpened them to a razor’s edge. So what happens when this set of tools works alongside the themes, styles, and plot structures of noir?