Science Fiction and Fantasy | An Indian Experience

Month: July 2022

Book Review: The Neutrinos Are Coming and Other Stories: Sci-Fi or Sci-Phi?

Book: “The Neutrinos Are Coming and Other Stories” Author: Dinker Charak Publisher: NotionPress Type: Sci-fi Anthology Reviewer: Ravindra Bhaiwal Most science fiction starts with a question: “What if…?” Typically this means some extreme case of scientific phenomenon. Sometimes this extrapolation…

Science Fiction and Indian Oral Tradition

The Oral Tradition Typical oral storytelling has three parts to it: 1. Continuity and context setting Before the story is told, it gets connected to an ongoing topic. That ongoing topic also acts as the context for the story. Eg:…