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Science Fiction Friday: J.G. Ballard, “Chronopolis”

 J.G. Ballard’s “The Chronopolis” tells of Conrad Newman who, while waiting on death row, contemplates his past and his discovery of the city of Chronopolis. Conrad lives in a world where the concept of time is obsolete. (i.e., no checking your iPhone every minute and a half for no reason). His society functions lazily with… Continue reading Science Fiction Friday: J.G. Ballard, “Chronopolis”