Janusz A. ZajdelJanusz A. Zajdel
- July 19
). Polish science fiction
author. His bibliography includes, apart from numerous short stories and short novels:
- Cylinder van Troffa (1980)
- Limes inferior (1982)
- Cala prawda o planecie Ksi (1983)
- Wyjscie z cienia (1983)
- Paradyzja (1984)
These books created the core of Social Fiction
. In his books he envisions totalitarian states and collapsed societies. His heroes are desperately trying to find sense in world around them, sometimes (like in Cylinder van Troffa
) they are outsiders from a different time or place, trying to adapt to the new environment.
Named after him is the Zajdel, award of Polish fandom.
see also other science fiction authors