"The Byrds"

Title"The Byrds"
Year for Search1983
AuthorsConey, Michael G[reatrex](1932-2005)
Secondary AuthorsBishop, Michael [Lawson](b. 1945), and Watson, Ian(b. 1943)
Secondary TitleChanges: Stories of Metamorphosis. An Anthology of Speculative Fiction About Startling Metamorphoses, Both Psychological and Physical
Pagination97-111
Date Published1983
PublisherAce Books
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsCanadian author, English author, Male author
Annotation

The story, which is about people who use technology to emulate birds, is set in a future with restrictions on population size that encourages the elderly to be euthanized.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in Northern Stars. The Anthology of Canadian Science Fiction. Ed. David G. Hartwell and Glenn Grant (New York: Tor, 1994), 188-99.

Holding Institutions

Merril, PSt

Author Note

The author (1932-2005) was born in England and moved to Canada in 1973.

Full Text

1983 Coney, Michael G[reatrex] (1932-2005). “The Byrds.” Changes: Stories of Metamorphosis. An Anthology of Speculative Fiction About Startling Metamorphoses, Both Psychological and Physical. Ed. Michael [Lawson] Bishop and Ian Watson (New York: Ace Books, 1983), 97-111. Rpt. in Northern Stars. The Anthology of Canadian Science Fiction. Ed. David G. Hartwell and Glenn Grant (New York: Tor, 1994), 188-99. Merril, PSt

The story, which is about people who use technology to emulate birds, is set in a future with restrictions on population size that encourages the elderly to be euthanized. The author was born in England and moved to Canada in 1973.