Trouble on Triton: An Ambiguous Heterotopia
In a story as exciting as any science fiction adventure written, Samuel R. Delany's 1976 SF novel, originally published as Triton, takes us on a tour of a utopian society at war with . . . our own Earth! High wit in this future comedy of manners allows Delany to question gender roles and sexual expectations at a level that, 20 years after it was written, still make it a coruscating portrait of "the happily reasonable man," Bron Helstrom -- an immigrant to the embattled world of Triton, whose troubles become more and more complex, till there is nothing left for him to do but become a woman. Against a background of high adventure, this minuet of a novel dances from the farthest limits of the solar system to Earth's own Outer Mongolia. Alternately funny and moving, it is a wide-ranging tale in which character after character turns out not to be what he -- or she -- seems.
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Review: Trouble on Triton: An Ambiguous HeterotopiaUser Review - Mike - Goodreads
This was a really excellent (and totally underrated, at least from the comments below) novel that can be appreciated on many levels. On top we've got a character study of someone all us have known ... Read full review
Review: Trouble on Triton: An Ambiguous HeterotopiaUser Review - Elizabeth - Goodreads
So many times I would have stopped reading this book if I weren't reading it for a book club I really like. (I think Nick said he wasn't sure what he thought about this book and so he wanted to be in conversation with us.) Read full review
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