The Tensor has some interesting conjectures
on the futuristic English used in John Barnes' Jak Jinnaka novels (The Duke of Uranium
et al) which I've reviewed here in the past
. Interestingly, he has the same reaction to Barnes' work that I do--the man writes interesting stories, and there's something deeply foul about them.
Posted by Will Duquette at November 1, 2004 09:23 PM