The Culture

The Culture is a fictional interstellar anarchist, and utopian society created by the Scottish writer Iain M. Banks which features in a number of science fiction novels and works of short fiction by him, collectively called the Culture series.

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The Desert (Dragon Prince) - The People - The Culture
... To the people of the Desert, their Prince is a living flame ... His Fire burns from the Flametower of Stronghold as beacon over the land, a light of hope and prosperity ...
Banks On The Culture
... mankind's fate depends on having intelligent machines running things, as in the Culture, Banks replied Not entirely, no ... I think the first point to make about the Culture is, I'm just making it up as I go along ... I'm not convinced that humanity is capable of becoming the Culture because I think people in the Culture are just too nice – altering their genetic inheritance to make ...
Culture Series - The Culture
... The Culture is a post-scarcity society formed by various humanoid races and artificial intelligences about 9,000 years ago ... little need for laws or enforcement, and the Culture is semi-anarchist ... Although the Culture has more advanced technology and a more powerful economy than the vast majority of known civilizations, it is just one of the "Involved" civilizations that take an ...

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    Like every other good thing in this world, leisure and culture have to be paid for. Fortunately, however, it is not the leisured and the cultured who have to pay.
    Aldous Huxley (1894–1963)