"The Good New Days"

Title"The Good New Days"
Year for Search1965
AuthorsLeiber, Fritz [Reuter] [Jr.](1910-92)
Secondary TitleGalaxy Magazine
Volume / Edition24.1
Pagination151-64
Date PublishedOctober 1965
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Humorous dystopia. Robots have replaced humans for all productive work and humans are valued depending on the number of meaningless jobs they hold. There is a statue honoring a twelve-job man.

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in The Best of Fritz Leiber (New York: Ballantine, 1974), 295-310; and in The Best of Fritz Leiber (Garden City: Nelson Doubleday, 1974), 271-84.

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Author Note

(1910-92)

Full Text

1965 Leiber, Fritz [Reuter, Jr.] (1910-92). “The Good New Days.” Galaxy Magazine 24.1 (October 1965): 151-64. Rpt.in The Best of Fritz Leiber (New York: Ballantine, 1974), 295-310; and in The Best of Fritz Leiber (Garden City: Nelson Doubleday, 1974), 271-84. PSt

Humorous dystopia. Robots have replaced humans for all productive work, and humans are valued depending on the number of meaningless jobs they hold. There is a statue honoring a twelve-job man.