Kim Stanley Robinson

“Utopia is the process of making a better world, the name for one path history can take, a dynamic, tumultuous, agonizing process, with no end. Struggle forever.”

— Kim Stanley Robinson, Pacific Edge

Kim Stanley Robinson is best known for his utopian Orange County Trilogy Three Californias Trilogy and his epic Mars Trilogy.

Orange County Trilogy

The Wild Shore (1984)The Gold Coast (1988) and Pacific Edge (1990)

The Mars Trilogy

Mars Trilogy, Red Mars (1993), Green Mars (1996) and Blue Mars (1999)

Later work:

Antarctica (1997)

References:
  • Burroughs, Edgar Rice () A Princess of Mars
  • Le Guin, Ursula (1975) The Dispossessed: An Ambiguous Utopia
  • Robinson, Kim Stanley (1984) The Wild Shore
  • —— (1988) The Gold Coast
  • —— (1990) Pacific Edge
  • —— (1993) Red Mars
  • —— (1994) Green Mars
  • —— (1996) Blue Mars
  • —— (1999) The Martians
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