Author Archives: Suhail Rafidi

About Suhail Rafidi

Suhail Rafidi is a novelist and educator whose works explore the destiny of human values in a technological landscape. You can find him on Twitter, too, @shelldive.

Uncanny Valley Digest: A Canticle For Leibowitz

Literature is like pornography: You know it when you see it. This is the first book we’ve read this summer that is literature. Our A Canticle For Leibowitz discussion ran deep! Notes follow. With so much ground to cover, and … Continue reading

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Uncanny Valley Digest: Flatland

Last night’s Flatland discussion was on point! Notes are included below. Good turnout, close readings, and some laughs! Thank you to Nowell and Robert for coming to the studio for the live table. We had online attendees from L.A., Chicago, and … Continue reading

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Uncanny Valley: Science Fiction Summer Reading Group

Wednesday Nights Summer 2015 Next meet: July 1st, 7PM Have read: Starship Troopers [Movie Included!] (1959, Robert Heinlein) Online and San Francisco Greetings science fiction aficionados! This summer, descend with us into the uncanny valley! The Total Dick Head’s Science Fiction Summer … Continue reading

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