Some Remarks

Some Remarks: Essays and Other Writing is a collection of short fiction and nonfiction by the speculative fiction author Neal Stephenson. It is primarily composed of Stephenson's previously published articles, essays, and interviews although it does contain a previously unpublished essay titled "Arsebestos" and an unfinished short story "Under-Constable Proudfoot."

Some Remarks: Essays and Other Writing
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AuthorNeal Stephenson
PublisherWilliam Morrow
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  • "Introduction"
  • "Arsebestos" - not previously published (2012)
In "Arsebestos", Stephenson draws connections between characters in Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol who suffer from a lack of physical mobility and his own chiropractic issues[2] in order to argue for the adoption of more physically active work spaces.


  1. ^ Stephenson, Neal (2012). Some Remarks: Essays and Other Writing. New York, NY: William Morrow. pp. vi. ISBN 9780062024435.
  2. ^ Heller, Jason (Sep 24, 2012). "Neal Stephenson: Some Remarks: Essays And Other Writing". A.V. Club. A.V. Club. Retrieved Sep 9, 2015.