Questions tagged [the-city-and-the-city]

For questions about the 2009 novel "The City & the City" by China Miéville and its 2018 TV series adaptation of the same name.

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Where are Beszel and Ul Qoma?

I'm currently rereading "The City and The City", by China Mieville. This is a New Weird crime fiction novel set in two cities/city-states (Beszel and Ul Qoma) in SE Europe which occupy the same ...
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Does Orciny actually exist?

In “The City & The City" by China Mieville, we seem to learn very little of this (possibly fictitious) third city. Is there any evidence that it really exists in the story or is it purely ...
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