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The Zapheads and Other Science-Fiction Stories By Armando Simon
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Science-fiction is not a genre that is usually associated with Cuban-American literature, or, for that matter, literature from anywhere in Latin America. Nonetheless, in this volume, we find the... More > ultimate addiction in "The Zapheads." In "To Tell the Truth," a well-meaning psychologist invents a device that makes people tell the truth. In "Metal Metal Everywhere," a new organism develops an appetite for metal. "Hot Real Estate" explores the finanacial angle of climate change. In "The Misanthropic Prometheus," a researcher finally finds a cure for cancer---then keeps quiet about it. And, of course, we also have the mandatory alien visitation.< Less
The U. By Armando Simon
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The fifty short stories in this volume comprise a cynical look at all the various facets of colleges, from the exploited adjunct professors and graduate students to the obscenely overpriced textbooks... More > to the conformity that is imposed on both students and staff.< Less
A Cuban From Kansas By Armando Simon
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When Cubans left their island and emigrated to the United States, they found themselves spread out all over the U.S. This mosaic portrays some of the cultural and political adjustments and... More > misunderstandings of those immigtrants who found themselves in the state of Kansas, in an environment and a culture that was as different as night and day.< Less
Starla Hunter By Armando Simon
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This stageplay introduces the character of Starla Hunter, one of the most unique characters for the stage. In the Battle of the Sexes, she is Napoleon.
A Little Out of the Ordinary Plays By Armando Simon
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This volume contains six one-act plays. "Remember Me" involves a small boy kidnapped by a total stranger. "Don Quixote's Wife" undermines one of the crucial pillars of Western... More > civilization. "Stuck" looks at a writer with writer's block, but who nevertheless has some potential characters for his next work. In "Waiting for Waiting for Godot to End" we view how an audience passes the time until an insufferably boring play finally ends. "The Eternal Student" is a character that can be found in any university. And, finally, "Texas Sucks!" is a statement constantly repeated by a young teenager dragged to a vacation in Texas, at which point his parents agree that Texas, in truth, is the pits.< Less
Odds & Ends By Armando Simon
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In this collection of short stories with widely ranging plots, we have a mail order bride, a terrorist, a psychotic dictator, a girl who inherits a fortune and others.
Conuncrum By Armando Simon
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Does a democracy have a right to defend itself from groups and individuals within that democracy that actively attempt to do away with that very same democracy? Can it do so by using anti-democratic... More > weapons? Should it? But what it the people that comprise that democracy are persuaded to do away with democratic principles? This stageplay is set in Europe during the 1970s when many countries were faced with this conundrum.< Less
The Feast of the Cannibals By Armando Simon
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In this play, a schoolteacher, along with his wife, are falsely accused of child molestation. The action takes place against the background of the child molestation hysteria that swept the country in... More > the mid-1980s (and to some extent has continued unabated to this day). In many ways, it parallels the Salem witch trial hysteria of the 1600s and shows to what extent will the herd mentality take society when it is skillfully manipulated by cynical, power-hungry individuals and irrational lunatics.< Less
Wichita Women By Armando Simon
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This is a collection of stories about the relationships, conflicts and misunderstandings between men and women, wherein men are---gasp!---the good guys.
Orlando Stories By Armando Simon
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The 58 stories in this collection range over a wide variety of subject matter: hurricanes, criminals, sinkholes, scuba diving, jazz clubs, sex, surfing, nude beaches, Sea World, Disney World, racism,... More > Cuban-Americans, the terminally ill, drug addiction, conservation. And, although the stories are centered around Orlando, many of the stories also take place throughout Florida: in Miami, Tampa, Cape Canaveral, Ft. Myers and the Florida Keys ("Where the weird turn pro"). Some of the stories would be considered to be too bizarre---except they were based on true incidents.< Less

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