Octaviasdottir: “New York 2140” by Kim Stanley Robinson

New York 2140 - Kim Stanley Robinson

“Did you ever read Waiting for Godot?


“Did you ever read Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead?”


“Did you ever read Kiss of the Spider Woman?”


“Did you ever read---“

“Jeff, stop it. I’ve never read anything.”

“Some coders read.”

“Yeah that’s right. I’ve read The R Cookbook. Also, Everything you Always Wanted to Know about R. Also, R for Dummies.”

“I don’t like R.”



In “New York 2140” by Kim Stanley Robinson



After having read the latest Stanley Robinson, a scene in Kurosawa's 'One Wonderful Sunday' from 1947 popped up in my mind, where at the very beginning two young lovers plead with the cinema audience to support young lovers everywhere and clap and cheer as they imagine themselves performing Schubert’s Unfinished Symphony.


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