I’ll say what this means to me

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The fact is, I don’t think SF can be really utopian. I mean utopia presupposes a pretty static, unchanging, and rather tyrannical world. You know: ‘I know the best way to live, and I’m going to tell you how to do it, and if you dare do anything else…’
Samuel R. Delany, interviewed in 1986, “On Triton and other matters” (via notesonresistance)

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