In earlier posts I have discussed my love for the pulp covers of Frank R. Paul with their huge machines and sky scraping cities. I wonder how much images from Fritz Lang’s Metropolis has influenced science fiction illustration and indeed our visions of the future in general. I thought this link might be of interest.
A previously unpublished 1980s essay by the novelist and critic Anthony Burgess launches this year’s search for new critical writing
Pringle encyclopedia, detail from Metropolis.
A Clockwork Orange, Barbican edition.