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"In Order to Understand the Past, You Have to Understand the Future"

Sci-fi writer and editor Bruce Sterling says that the cyberpunk movement doesn't anticipate the future--it describes the how technological innovation affects culture today.

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Other segments from the episode on August 2, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 2, 1988: Interview with Timothy Ferris; Commentary on the rock band Mott the Hoople; Interview with Bruce Sterling; Review of the "American Splendor" comic book…

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