Tag: Iain M. Banks

Iain M. Banks: getting some Culture (audio interview).

August 1, 2020 | By | Reply More
Iain M. Banks: getting some Culture (audio interview).

Fan David Barr Kirtley sits down with Simone Caroti – author of The Culture Series of Iain M. Banks: A Critical Introduction – to chat about British science fiction author […]

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Iain M. Banks’ Culture books make it to Amazon Prime as a TV series.

February 21, 2018 | By | Reply More
Iain M. Banks’ Culture books make it to Amazon Prime as a TV series.

Amazon Studios has picked up global television rights to the Culture’s first novel Consider Phlebas. The space opera by Iain M. Banks features Banks’ fictional interstellar utopian society, the Culture. […]

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Surface Detail by Iain M Banks (book review).

December 3, 2013 | By | Reply More
Surface Detail by Iain M Banks (book review).

‘Surface Detail’ is a Culture novel packed full of interesting ideas and sub-plots. The blurb on the back cover says that the Culture is going to war with death itself, […]

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The Player of Games by Iain M Banks (ebook review).

September 15, 2013 | By | Reply More
The Player of Games by Iain M Banks (ebook review).

Gurgeh is bored. A master game player who has fame and privilege. As a citizen of the Culture, he also enjoys an idyllic long, healthy and safe life. The Culture […]

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Update from Iain M. Banks… only months to live, now.

April 25, 2013 | By | Reply More
Update from Iain M. Banks… only months to live, now.

One of our favourite science fiction authors, Iain M Banks, has posted this very sad update online concerning his recently diagnosed terminal illness… Well, what an odd old time it’s […]

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