Future Media Short Story Review: Lino Aldani’s “Good Night, Sophie” (1963, trans. 1973)

In the history of my website, I’ve reviewed and adored countless fictions that tackled future formations of the media landscape. Spurned in part by the explosion of television ownership in the 50s, pop art’s obsession with filmic iconography, and popular studies on advertising, science fiction compulsively explored futuristic formulations of media performance and manipulation, exploitation … Continue reading Future Media Short Story Review: Lino Aldani’s “Good Night, Sophie” (1963, trans. 1973)