Guest: Dr Virginia Conn

Shownotes

WARNING: This episode contains spoilers for »Pacific Rim 2«

Book recommendations

  • »Three Body Problem« trilogy by Cixin Liu
    • German title: »Die Drei Sonnen« (2016, 2018, 2019)
  • »Folding Beijing« and »Vagabonds« by Hao Jingfang
    • German titles: »Peking falten« (2017), »Wandernde Himmel« (2018)
  • »Waste Tide« by Chen Qiufan/Stanley Chen
    • German Title: »Die Siliziuminsel« (2019)
    • more recent publication on AI: »AI 2041: Ten Visions for Our Future« with Kai-fu Lee, read her review the LA Review of Books to find out what Virginia thinks about it
  • Xia Jia
    • in German: u.a. in »Kapsel: Fantastische Geschichten aus China. Band 2: In den Wolken«
  • »Invisible Planets« and »Broken Stars«, two collections edited and translated by Ken Liu
  • »Sinopticon«, edited by Christina Xueting Ni (publication date: November 2021)
  • »The Way Spring arrives«, (publication date: March 2022)

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