The Disappearance

TitleThe Disappearance
Year for Search1951
AuthorsWylie, Philip [Gordon](1902-71)
Date Published1951
PublisherRinehart
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Satire. With no real explanation, the sexes disappear from each other producing two single sex societies. Both societies have problems, and the sexes reappear to each other at the end. Compare to James Patrick Kelly, “Men Are Trouble” (2004) and “The Last Judgment” (2012).

Additional Publishers

UK ed. London: Victor Gollancz, 1951. Rpt. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2004 with an “Introduction” by Robert Silverberg (v-xi).

Holding Institutions

DLC, PSt

Author Note

(1902-71)

Full Text

1951 Wylie, Philip [Gordon] (1902-71). The Disappearance. New York: Rinehart. U. K. ed. London: Victor Gollancz, 1951. Rpt. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2004 with an “Introduction” by Robert Silverberg (v-xi). DLC, PSt

Satire. With no real explanation, the sexes disappear from each other producing two single sex societies. Both societies have problems, and the sexes reappear to each other at the end. Compare to James Patrick Kelly, “Men Are Trouble” (2004) and “The Last Judgment” (2012).