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Unformatted text preview: cyberpunk is watching Gully Foyle become a moral creature, during his sequence of transfigurations (keep all heroes going long enough, and they become gods). Is this an accurate assessment of the protagonists development? Why or why not? 4. If Gully Foyle could be considered a metahuman, how might he fit into the Kingdom Come story? Would he wind up in the gulag, or align himself with the Justice League, or Batman, or what? See especially pp. 250-255. 5. This story is not likely to be a feminists favorite science fiction book ever, but there are some strong women characters: Robin, Jez, and Olivia. Are they just there as eye candy, or are they essential to the meaning of the work, or what? 6. How does Besters view of humanitys destiny in spaceand on Earthrelate to Bradburys vision in The Martian Chronicles ? 7. How does Gully Goyles story arc relate to the Heros Journey, as articulated by Campbell (see Web site summary)?...
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- The Martian Chronicles