"The People of Prashad"

Title"The People of Prashad"
Year for Search1971
AuthorsKeilty, James (1947-79)
Secondary AuthorsDelany, Samuel R[ay](b. 1942), and Hacker, Marilyn (b. 1942)
Secondary TitleQuark 2
Pagination169-99
Date Published1971
PublisherPaperback Library
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Anarchist, nature-oriented eutopia located in a valley in the Himalayas. An alphabet is provided (72), and there is “An Informal Introduction to the Language of Prashad” (76-78).

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in The New Improved Sun: An Anthology of Utopian S-F. Ed. Thomas M[ichael] Disch (New York: Harper & Row, 1975), 49-80 with editor’s notes on 49 and 80.

Holding Institutions

Merril, PSt

Author Note

The author (1947-79) was a city planner in San Francisco. He wrote a number of plays, some of which were set in Prashad and were presented in the Prashad language. His papers, including the typescripts of the plays are in the Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley

Full Text

1971 Keilty, James (1947-79). “The People of Prashad.” Quark 2. Ed. Samuel R[ay] Delany and Marilyn Hacker (New York: Paperback Library, 1971), 169-99. Rpt. in The New Improved Sun: An Anthology of Utopian S-F. Ed. Thomas M[ichael] Disch (New York: Harper & Row, 1975), 49-80 with editor’s notes on 49 and 80. Merril, PSt

Anarchist, nature-oriented eutopia located in a valley in the Himalayas. An alphabet is provided (72), and there is “An Informal Introduction to the Language of Prashad” (76-78). The author was a city planner in San Francisco. He wrote a number of plays, some of which were set in Prashad and were presented in the Prashad language. His papers, including the typescripts of the plays are in the Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley.