[LMB] Heinlein and Bujold

Matija Grabnar lmb at matija.com
Fri Oct 8 19:58:10 BST 2021


On 08/10/2021 18:49, Joel Polowin wrote:
> Sure, but a lot of non-USSR SF of that period didn't touch on politics
> or workers or anything like that *at all*.  There's a gap between "must
> be agreeable with existing political dogma" and "must promote political
> dogma".  A story of exploration, or a "puzzle story", shouldn't have
> ruffled feathers, while not being explicitly pro-communist.\

Once again, I must draw people's attention to work of Stanislaw Lem.

Polish, not Russian, but from that era and quite good science fiction, 
which at no point mentions anything related to communism, at least in 
none of the works I remember reading.



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