Ascension

TitleAscension
Year for Search1977
AuthorsGrant, Charles L[ewis](1942-2006)
Date Published1977
PublisherBerkley Books
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Post-catastrophe authoritarian dystopia set in 2247 in a collapsing world. Part of a series that follows the same family. See also 1976 and 1979 Grant.

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

(1942-2006)

Full Text

1977 Grant, Charles L[ewis] (1942-2006). “Eldorado.” The Arts and Beyond; Visions of Man’s Aesthetic Future. Ed. Thomas F. Monteleone (Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1977), 93-104 with an illus. by William McMahon located between pp. 110 and 111. MoS

Dystopia. An artist colony that was designed so that artists would be free to be creative is run by an automated city in so stultifying a manner that most artists left.