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SciFi Discussion – The Cyberiad

Monday, July 11th, 2011

On the 21st June Manchester Science Fiction book club met at Madlab to discuss the The Cyberiad by Stanislaw Lem. Our advocate for this scifi masterpiece was Naomi Jacobs.

The Cyberiad is a collection of short stories featuring two renowned Constructors, Trurl and Klapaucius, and the machines that they build. “The stories focus on problems of the individual and society, as well as on the vain search for human happiness through technological means.”