"Coming-of-Age Day"

Title"Coming-of-Age Day"
Year for Search1965
AuthorsJorgensson, A. K
Secondary TitleScience Fantasy
Volume / Edition 24.76
Pagination13-25.
Date Published September 1965
KeywordsMale author
Annotation

Dystopia of a new Victorian age in which information about sex is limited. Presented from the viewpoint of a growing boy as he learns about the new approach, which is to provide each person with a living organism that provides sex without contact with another human being.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in Dark Stars. Ed. Robert Silverberg (New York: Ballantine Books, 1969), 51-64; in Above the Human Landscape: A Social Science Fiction Anthology. Ed. Willis E. McNelly and Leon E. Stover (Pacific Palisades, CA: Goodyear Publishing Co., 1972), 261-71; in Future Power: A Science Fiction Anthology. Ed. Jack [Mayo] Dann and Gardner [Raymond] Dozois (New York: Random House, 1976), 148-63 with an editors’ note (147-48); and in The Shape of Sex to Come. Ed. Douglas Hill (London: Pan Books, 1978), 52-65

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Full Text

1965 Jorgensson, A. K. “Coming-of-Age Day.” Science Fantasy 24.76 (September 1965): 13-25. Rpt. in Dark Stars. Ed. Robert Silverberg (New York: Ballantine Books, 1969), 51-64; in Above the Human Landscape: A Social Science Fiction Anthology. Ed. Willis E. McNelly and Leon E. Stover (Pacific Palisades, CA: Goodyear Publishing Co., 1972), 261-71; in Future Power: A Science Fiction Anthology. Ed. Jack [Mayo] Dann and Gardner [Raymond] Dozois (New York: Random House, 1976), 148-63 with an editors’ note (147-48); and in The Shape of Sex to Come. Ed. Douglas Hill (London: Pan Books, 1978), 52-65. L, PSt

Dystopia of a new Victorian age in which information about sex is limited. Presented from the viewpoint of a growing boy as he learns about the new approach, which is to provide each person with a living organism that provides sex without contact with another human being.