Paul Di Filippo is one in every of technological know-how Fiction's most interesting brief tale writers, wild, witty, exuberantly resourceful; Babylon Sisters and different Posthumans is a beneficiant show off of his unusual, transformative, and robust difficult SF visions. The fourteen tales gathered listed here are glimpses into the main marvelous probabilities of human evolution-biological, social, and cultural. From a brand new York break up into warring walled enclaves, to the future of our species as a pressure of virus, to an Africa revamped via nanotech messiahs, to a destiny Earth secure via half-alien angels, to wars of liberation from what we've regularly so tragically been: those are just a few of the awe-inspiring transitions to be present in Babylon Sisters. learn right here of uprising by way of books opposed to their librarian, of cosmic future remade through stellar lunatics, of disorienting ventures past the limits of the human; realize right here the perverse and negative risks of the age of posthumanity.
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