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Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
1:19 pm
[ygam]
Шекли ли автор этого рассказа?
Земные инспекторы проверяют три инопланетные игры. Две вызывают измененное состояние сознания, и они их забраковывают, а на третью машут рукой - а, это всего лишь "Монополия". Оказывается, что эта игра учит детей делиться благами, а не накапливать их, и ее популярность создает угрозу для капитализма.
Friday, December 9th, 2011
10:39 pm
[mea_ork]
6 лет. :(
Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009
2:39 am
[zaharow]
Привет!

Не подскажете,есть такой рассказ, там на странной планете живут животные ,напоминающие игрушки и есть
гигантский ключ для завода механизма,главные герои осознают что попали на чью - то игрушку и с ужасом сваливают.

Если не сложно, название на английском и было бы круто ссылку на английский текст.
Сорри за наглость)
Thursday, July 16th, 2009
2:02 am
[worder]
81
Помним, любим, читаем
Tuesday, December 9th, 2008
12:03 am
[mea_ork]
Три года.
Wednesday, July 16th, 2008
6:49 pm
[worder]
ДР Шекли
Сегодня день рождения Роберта Шекли. Помним и читаем.
12:18 pm
[lartis]
Сегодня Шекли было бы восемьдесят...
Сегодня исполняется 80 лет со дня рождения Роберта Шекли.
Wednesday, December 26th, 2007
11:13 pm
[ygam]
Что это за рассказ?
Цитирую по Life As We Do Not Know It by Peter Ward.

In a wonderful story by Robert Sheckley, a poor human astronaut stranded on Mars stumbles onto an abandoned (and somewhat intelligent) Martian village. By shaking out some loose crumbs from his pockets, he makes the village understand what sort of food (and water) he needs to stay alive. But this kind of material is in very short supply on Mars, and in trying to make the food and water that he needs, the village starts to destroy itself. The punch line of the story is that the earthling gives himself up to the village and is transformed into a Martian, who no longer needs water.
Sunday, December 9th, 2007
6:50 pm
[mea_ork]
2 года
Сегодня в Канаде выходит в эфир эпизод сериала Мастера научной фантастики, снятый по Страж-птице.
Tuesday, November 6th, 2007
9:07 pm
[lorkin_pumpa]
хочу прочитать на английском, но не могу найти
Здравствуйте! Помогите пожайлуста найти рассказ Роберта Шекли Is That What People Do? в оригинале.
Thursday, October 4th, 2007
10:57 am
[jam_dam]
Про день рождения)
Я долго не мог понять, что именно так мне близко в творчестве Шекли. И то отлично и то замечательно, но что-то ещё таилось подспудное, интуитивно уловленное. И когда я узнал, что у меня с Шекли день рождения совпадает 16 июля, то не очень сильно удивился, но сильно обрадовался. Вот разгадка! Как с молоком матери)
Monday, July 16th, 2007
8:18 pm
[worder]
79
Сегодня мэтру исполнилось бы 79 лет. Любим, помним, читаем.
Sunday, June 17th, 2007
11:43 pm
[alexkinzer]
Saturday, December 9th, 2006
7:29 pm
[mea_ork]
Год.
Saturday, March 25th, 2006
6:26 pm
[fernan_de_suoza]
Огромная просьба тем кто прислал мне свои воспоминания и интервью по Шекли повторить. К сожалению мой жесткий диск отдал конца за день до начала верстки. Буду благодарен. Спасибо еще раз.
Monday, March 6th, 2006
4:12 pm
[fernan_de_suoza]
О брошюре
И еще раз. Спасибо огромное всем кто откликнулся, фотографии получил.
Последняя страница будет состоять из фраз, которые вы хотели бы сказать ему, но не успели. Поверьте, он их услышит. Так что если есть желание, то буду рад их получить сюда, либо на email - admin at fantua.com
Желательн ваша фамилия, имя. Хотя это решать вам.
Tuesday, February 21st, 2006
11:17 am
[fernan_de_suoza]
Memory
Ребята, огромная просьба. В данный момент готовится брошюра памяти Шекли на Еврокон 2006. Если у кого-нибудь есть фотография Шекли большого формата (не меньше 2000х2000), то будем очень благодарны! Еще раз спасибо!
Monday, December 12th, 2005
4:14 pm
[israelit]
Sunday, December 11th, 2005
5:35 am
[worder]
Некролог в "Нью Йорк Таймс"
From the New York Times

December 10, 2005

Robert Sheckley, 77, Writer of Satirical Science Fiction, Is Dead

By GERALD JONAS

Robert Sheckley, a writer of science fiction whose disarmingly playful stories pack a nihilistic subtext, died yesterday in Poughkeepsie. He was 77 and lived in Red Hook, N.Y.
The cause was complications of a brain aneurysm, said his former wife, Ziva Kwitney. Mr. Sheckley wrote more than 15 novels and around 400 short stories; the actual total is uncertain since he was so prolific in his heyday, the 1950's and 60's, that magazine editors insisted he publish some stories under pseudonyms to avoid having his byline appear more than once in an issue.
Four of his stories were made into films; the best known, "The Tenth Victim" (1965), starred Marcello Mastroianni and Ursula Andress.
Born in Brooklyn and raised in Maplewood, N.J., Robert Sheckley joined the Army in 1946 after graduating from high school, and served in Korea. In 1951 he received an undergraduate degree from New York University and sold his first short story.
Over the next two decades, he was a major force in the development of modern science fiction. His first collection of stories, published in 1954, was hailed as one of the finest debut volumes in the field. In the 1960's he found a wider market for his science fiction in magazines like Playboy.
Many of his novels were well received, among them "Journey Beyond Tomorrow"(1962) and "Dimension of Miracles" (1968), but Mr. Sheckley was best known for his short stories. At a time when science fiction was just starting to grapple with the social implications of technology - from atomic bombs to missile-carrying rockets - Mr. Sheckley turned a satirist's eye on the genre and its concerns.
Like Ray Bradbury, he was interested in the scientific apparatus of science fiction - space travel, time travel, extrapolated futures - only so far as it served his purpose. While Mr. Bradbury poetically mourns the failure to live up to our dreams of the future, Mr. Sheckley mocked the self-delusions that lead to dreams in the first place.
He reveled in the freedom the genre afforded him to dramatize the fears and anxieties of everyday life. When he wrote about the war between the sexes, he conjured a future in which disappointed lovers had the legal option of using real bullets to express their anger. When he wrote about alienation as a state of mind, he sealed the reader in an endless loop of disaffection that reduced the outside world to a hallucination wrapped in an illusion.
Because he leavened his darkest visions with wit and absurdist plotting, he is considered one of science fiction's seminal humorists, and a precursor to Douglas Adams, whose "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy" (1979) seems to take place in a Sheckleyan universe. But Mr. Sheckley's work is darker than Mr. Adams's; the smiles he evokes leave a bitter taste on the lips. A better comparison might be to Kafka, a fabulist who could never understood why his friends didn't laugh when he read his stories to them.
Mr. Sheckley's fiction has been translated into German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Finnish and Lithuanian. His work is especially popular in Russia and Eastern Europe.
Mr. Sheckley's marriages to his first four wives, Barbara Scadron, Ms. Kwitney, Abby Schulman and Jay Rothbell, ended in divorce. At the time of his death he was separated from his fifth wife, Gail Dana. Other survivors include a son, Jason, from his first marriage, a daughter, Alisa Kwitney, from his second marriage; a daughter, Anya, and a son, Jed, from his third marriage; his sister Joan Klein of New York; and three grandchildren.

From the New York Times

Original URL: http://www.nytimes.com/2005/12/10/books/10sheckley.html?adxnnl=1&adxnnlx=1134222641-JfUCol+Xl+5F6yxdrNCTxQ&pagewanted=print
Saturday, December 10th, 2005
6:18 am
[israelit]
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