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Re: What kind of science fiction would an alien write?

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  • bell_raymond
    ... Maybe they dream of a world which ISN T bombarded with them, and has a large gas giant to divert strikes, not to mention many oceans of H2O
    Message 1 of 2 , Oct 10, 2010
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      --- In sciencefictionclassics@yahoogroups.com, derhexer@... wrote:
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      > Would aliens even write science fiction, or fiction? Why not?
      >
      > Suppose the alien lived right on the edge of a massive globular cluster?
      > How would that influence them?
      >
      > Think about the aliens in Brunner's Crucible of Time. They live on a
      > planet whose system is moving thru an area of the galaxy that has a lot of dust
      > and debris. Their planet is subject to heavy meteor strikes. How would
      > that affect their fiction?

      Maybe they dream of a world which ISN'T bombarded with them, and has a large gas giant to divert strikes, not to mention many oceans of H2O
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