By MICHAEL CAINES
First, if you're reading this and you came along to the novel of ideas discussion last Saturday evening: thank you for joining us, and contributing to a not-that-far-off-full house. With any luck, LSE will be able to release a recorded version as a podcast, so for now, from the chairing point of view, I'll just say that it was a pleasure. (And that it was perhaps strange that we didn't talk more about science fiction – a subgenre of the novel of ideas rather than some distinct, parallel genre?)
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