Could science fiction bring back the epistolary novel?

The epistolary novel was one of the greatest forms in literature. Popular during the 18th century, this form basically consisted of people writing long, long letters to each other, narrating their lives. One of the most famous epistolary novels of all time is Clarissa by Samuel Richardson — which many people consider… » 9/24/12 3:51pm 9/24/12 3:51pm