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Proposition 23 (Future Fiction Book 8) Efe Tobunko

Proposition 23 (Future Fiction Book 8)

Efe Tobunko

Published December 9th 2014
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Kindle Edition
48 pages
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Proposition 23 nominated for the 2013 BSFA AwardsEfe Tobunkos novella is a mix of William Gibsons Neuromancer and Aldous Huxleys Brave New World focusing on the relationship between what it means to be a citizen and a person. In a future Lagos,MoreProposition 23 nominated for the 2013 BSFA AwardsEfe Tobunkos novella is a mix of William Gibsons Neuromancer and Aldous Huxleys Brave New World focusing on the relationship between what it means to be a citizen and a person. In a future Lagos, dark capital city of Nigeria, three-quarters of the population is considered expendable, and the very word person has gradually faded away from its original sense and use.Only citizens may survive.Only a radical solution may apply.The author: Efe Tokunbo is from a planet whose trajectory he hopes will intersect with Earth sometime before the coming Apocalypse. He spent most of his time on the road, exploring the far flung corners of the Earth and the sweet spots where honesty meets the abyss. In his travels he has witnessed a unifying theme: the rich and powerful use institutions, ranging from religions to governments to the IMF, to steal resources and life from the people. The devastation of the planet is merely a by-product. Hes also an African writer lost in Maya and currently living in Mexico. Hes been published in a variety of literary journals and anthologies- Proposition 23 was nominated for the 2013 BSFA awards.