"I Still Call Australia Home"

Title"I Still Call Australia Home"
Year for Search1990
AuthorsTurner, George [Reginald](1916-97)
Secondary TitleAurealis (Melbourne, VIC, Australia)
Volume / Editionno. 1
Pagination63-76
Date Published1990
KeywordsAustralian author, Male author
Annotation

Returning spaceship discovers an Earth destroyed by their generation and regenerating into a religious matriarchy which rejects them. Presented as a troubled utopia that is clearly better than the past, which, from our perspective, would be the near-term future.

Additional Publishers

Rpt.in Metaworlds: Best Australian Science Fiction. Ed. Paul [A.] Collins (Ringwood, VIC, Australia: Penguin Books Australia, 1994), 197-218.

Author Note

Australian author (1916-97).

Full Text

1990 Turner, George [Reginald] (1916-97). “I Still Call Australia Home.” Aurealis (Melbourne, VIC, Australia), no. 1 (1990): 63-76. Rpt. in Metaworlds: Best Australian Science Fiction. Ed. Paul [A.] Collins (Ringwood, VIC, Australia: Penguin Books Australia, 1994), 197-218.

A returning spaceship discovers an Earth destroyed by their generation and regenerating into a religious matriarchy which rejects them. Presented as a troubled utopia that is clearly better than the past, which, from our perspective, would be the near-term future. Australian author.