Calintane Explains by Robert Silverberg

"Calintane Explains"

by Robert Silverberg

Form: Short story

Year: 1980

ID: 128

Publication history:


This story is Chapter 4 of Majipoor Chronicles.

One of the strangest incidents in the 14,000 year history of humans on Majipoor involves the Pontifex named Arioc, who, upon the death of the Lady of the Isle of Sleep, declares that he is a woman and will be her successor. Calintane, a young man in the bureaucracy who witnessed the happenings, shares what really went on.

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