Exclusive Interview: “Robot Artists & Black Swans” Author Bruce Sterling


Science fiction writer Bruce Sterling has long been regarded as one of the principal architects of the cyberpunk genre. But for years, he’s also been writing Italian fantascienza — “fantasy science” stories — under the name Bruno Argento. Now, English-reading sci-fi fans in America will have an opportunity to enjoy Bruno’s stories with the new anthology Robot Artists & Black Swans: The Italian Dantascienza Stories (hardcover, Kindle). In the following email interview about it, Argento — I mean Sterling discusses this anthology as well as his alter-ego.