"Intervention"

Title"Intervention"
Year for Search2018
AuthorsRobson, Kelly
Secondary AuthorsStrahan, Jonathan (b. 1964)
Secondary TitleInfinity’s End
Pagination41-70
Date Published2018
PublisherSolaris
Place PublishedOxford, Eng.
ISBN Number978-1781085752 9781597809887
KeywordsCanadian author, Female author
Annotation

The story is set in a high-tech future where children are raised in creches, with the job of caring for them in some cases a low status, low wage job. The story is told from the point of view of a woman who chooses the job and is rejected by her friends on Luna and chooses to leave to raise children in a space habitat. 

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in The Best Science Fiction of the Year. Volume 4. Ed. Neil Clarke (New York: Night Shade, 2019), 29-50, with an editor’s note on 29.

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

Canadian female author

Full Text

2018 Robson, Kelly (b. 1967). “Intervention.” Infinity’s End. Ed. Jonathan Strahan (Oxford, Eng.: Solaris, 2018), 41-70. Rpt. in The Best Science Fiction of the Year. Volume 4. Ed. Neil Clarke (New York: Night Shade, 2019), 29-50, with an editor’s note on 29. PSt

The story is set in a high-tech future where children are raised in creches, with the job of caring for them in some cases a low status, low wage job. The story is told from the point of view of a woman who chooses the job and is rejected by her friends on Luna and chooses to leave to raise children in a space habitat. Canadian female author.