"Longevity"

Title"Longevity"
Year for Search2023
AuthorsOw, Anya
Secondary TitleThe Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction
Volume / Edition145.5/6
Pagination90-100
Date PublishedNovember/December 2023
KeywordsAustralian author, Female author, Singaporean author
Annotation

The story is set in a future that has passed the climate change Redline and requires technology, including implants to survive. The population is divided between the Forevers, those with implants who are close to immortals, and the UnEdited, who are exploited to support the lives of the Forevers. The focus is on the growing relationship between a Forever who helps an UnEdited, who leads a movement to reverse the effects of climate change.

Author Note

The female author was born in Singapore and lives in Australia.

Full Text

2023 Ow, Anya. “Longevity.” The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction 145.5/6 (November/December 2023): 90-100.

The story is set in a future that has passed the climate change Redline and requires technology, including implants to survive. The population is divided between the Forevers, those with implants who are close to immortals, and the UnEdited, who are exploited to support the lives of the Forevers. The focus is on the growing relationship between a Forever who helps an UnEdited, who leads a movement to reverse the effects of climate change. The female author was born in Singapore and lives in Australia.