Tag Archives: Strugatskij

En picnic i vejkanten – lidt for tæt på virkeligheden

Dagens overskrift: Tjernobyl brænder – og folk klandrer en scifi-kult. As often happens with wildfires, the cause of the blaze is not entirely clear. But in a truly strange twist, many in the region blame people who call themselves “stalkers,” inspired by characters in the classic science-fiction novel Roadside Picnic published back in 1972, in the Soviet era, by authors Arkady and Boris Strugatsky.…