"Dancing Gerontius"

Title"Dancing Gerontius"
Year for Search1969
AuthorsHarding, Lee [John](b. 1937)
Secondary TitleVision of Tomorrow (Sydney, NSW, Australia)
Volume / Edition1.2
Pagination48-54
Date PublishedDecember 1969
KeywordsAustralian author, Male author
Annotation

Dystopian old age home. People kept weak except for one day a year, after which most of them die to be replaced by a new group.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in The Second Pacific Book of Australian SF. Ed. John [Martin] Baxter (Sydney, NSW, Australia: Pacific Books, 1972), 118-33; and in The Best Australian Science Fiction Writing: A Fifty Year Collection. Ed. Rob Gerrand (Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Black Inc., 2004), 178-91

Holding Institutions

A, M

Author Note

(b. 1937)

Full Text

1969 Harding, Lee [John] (b. 1937). “Dancing Gerontius.” Vision of Tomorrow (Sydney, NSW, Australia) 1.2 (December1969): 48-54. Rpt. in The Second Pacific Book of Australian SF. Ed. John [Martin] Baxter (Sydney, NSW, Australia: Pacific Books, 1972), 118-33; and in The Best Australian Science Fiction Writing: A Fifty Year Collection. Ed. Rob Gerrand (Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Black Inc., 2004), 178-91. A, M

Dystopian old age home in which people are kept weak except for one day a year, after which most of them die to be replaced by a new group. Australian author.