a writer of proto-cyberpunk works
These proto-cyberpunks were briefly dubbed the Mirrorshades Group.
Mirrorshades Pref. p. ix
There are other science fiction writers—A. E. van Vogt, Jack Williamson, Charles L. Harness, even the weirder Heinlein—who could be legitimately cast as proto-cyberpunks.
in Extrapolation(vol. 34, no. 2) 190 (review of Larry McCafferty’s Storming the Reality Studio: A Casebook of Cyberpunk and Postmodern Fiction)
Bruce Sterling, 'Mirrorshades'
Research HistoryJeff Prucher submitted a 1986 cite from Bruce Sterling's preface to "Mirrorshades".
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