"Nightsong"

Title"Nightsong"
Year for Search1953
AuthorsPowers, W[illiam] T[reval](1926-2013)
Secondary TitleUniverse Science Fiction
Volume / Editionno. 3
Pagination104-16
Date PublishedDecember 1953
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

The story is set on a dystopian Venus after it has been settled from Earth with the first settlers enslaved by it came under the control of later settlers exploiting Venus’s resources. 

Illustration

Illus. Virgil Finlay

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

The author (1926-2013) is best-known as the developer of Perceptual Control Theory (PCT). His papers are held by Northwestern University.

Full Text

1953 Powers, W[illiam] T[reval] (1926-2013). “Nightsong.” Illus. Virgil Finlay. Universe Science Fiction, no. 3 (December 1953): 104-16. PSt

The story is set on a dystopian Venus after it has been settled from Earth with the first settlers enslaved by it came under the control of later settlers exploiting Venus’s resources. The author is best-known as the developer of Perceptual Control Theory (PCT). His papers are held by Northwestern University.