William Gibson

William Ford Gibson is an American-Canadian writer who has been called the father of the cyberpunk subgenre of science fiction, having coined the term cyberspace in 1982 and popularized it in his first novel, Neuromancer(1984), which has sold more than 6.5 million copies worldwide.While his early writing took the form of short stories, Gibson has since written nine critically acclaimed novels (one in collaboration), contributed articles to several major publications, and has collaborated extensively with performance artists, filmmakers and musicians. His thought has been cited as an influence on science fiction authors, academia, cyberculture, and technology.
years of life: 17 March 1948 present





Alberto Benítezhas quotedlast year
They damaged his nervous system with a wartime Russian mycotoxin.

mmmm, tal vez 'Gel Azul' tomó influencia de esto...al hacker le pasa lo mismo por la cabeza y destruyen su interfase.

Alberto Benítezhas quotedlast year
Strapped to a bed in a Memphis hotel, his talent burning out micron by micron, he hallucinated for thirty hours.

tómala, ese fue el trauma que vivió en el hotel de Memphis...

Alberto Benítezhas quotedlast year
was one hundred and thirty-five years old, his metabolism assiduously warped by a weekly fortune in serums and hormones. His primary hedge against aging was a yearly pilgrimage to Tokyo, where genetic surgeons re-set the code of his DNA, a procedure unavailable in Chiba.



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