Antonia Lloyd-Jones

137 Seconds (Part I)
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Fiction

137 Seconds (Part I)

“137 Seconds” is a short story by Polish sci-fi writer Stanisław Lem, translated into English for the first time by Antonia Lloyd-Jones.
Stanisław Lem
137 Seconds (Part II)
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Fiction

137 Seconds (Part II)

“137 Seconds” is a short story by Polish sci-fi writer Stanisław Lem, translated into English for the first time by Antonia Lloyd-Jones.
Stanisław Lem
137 Seconds (Part III)
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Fiction

137 Seconds (Part III)

“137 Seconds” is a short story by Polish sci-fi writer Stanisław Lem, translated into English for the first time by Antonia Lloyd-Jones.
Stanisław Lem
My Three Wishes
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Fiction

My Three Wishes

In 1980, the Polish science-fiction writer Stanisław Lem was asked by a German publisher to list his three most personal wishes. He reveals them in this exclusive translation.
Stanisław Lem
What Stanisław Lem’s novel “Solaris” would be like if other famous sci-fi and fantasy authors had written it
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Variety

What Stanisław Lem’s novel “Solaris” would be like if other famous sci-fi and fantasy authors had written it

What would be the result if some other popular sci-fi and fantasy writers were to try their hand at Stanisław Lem’s “Solaris”? All sorts of great books!
Grzegorz Uzdański
The Hunt
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Fiction

The Hunt

Racing across mountains and remote backwoods, a solitary figure is on the run from a team of heavily armed hunters. Will he manage to get away? Antonia Lloyd-Jones's translation of a previously unknown story by the great master of science fiction.
Stanisław Lem
Upiory Are People of Flesh and Blood
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Fiction

Upiory Are People of Flesh and Blood

Mediaevalist Łukasz Kozak talks about the myths and realities behind upiory – prototype vampires from Slavic folklore.
Stasia Budzisz
The Polish Road to Motorization
Art + Stories
Experiences

The Polish Road to Motorization

In 1957, future sci-fi legend Stanisław Lem wrote for “Przekrój” about the role of cars and motorization in Polish society – and how it differed from the West.
Stanisław Lem
All Lara’s Wars
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Fiction

All Lara’s Wars

In this extract from Wojciech Jagielski’s upcoming reportage “All Lara’s Wars”, Lara finally reaches the Syrian border, where she is to meet her son Shamil – now one of the mujahideen fighting under the caliphate.
Wojciech Jagielski
Walking for Water
Soul + Body
The Four Elements

Walking for Water

According to some fairy-tales, wild springs can give us the water of life. Yet according to other folk legends, water sources can also take life away...
Renata Lis
Say Yes to the World
Soul + Body
Good Mood

Say Yes to the World

In the late 19th century, Friedrich Nietzsche wrote the infamous words: “God is dead.” Yet rather than being a provocative attack on religion, the philosopher’s statement was an invitation to affirm one’s life.
Tomasz Stawiszyński
Four Fine Fellows
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Fiction

Four Fine Fellows

In this short story based on true events that took place in Kielce in 1946, we join a militiaman, a baker, a cobbler and a caretaker in a pub, as they talk about honesty.
Jacek Dehnel