Few authors have blended fact with fiction more elegantly. This article explores the tactics Crichton uses to craft realistic science fiction within one of his most popular novels, Sphere. Norman specializes in anxiety disorders and was previously asked by the US government to write a report on how the public might react in the event of an alien invasion.
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Ali Benjamin is an American author of youth literature living in Williamstown, Massachusetts. The story follows Suzy as she decided to stop speaking in the wake of the loss and as she does whatever it takes to prove her theory correct. The book has been optioned for film by Reese Witherspoon 's production company Pacific Standard,  which is a production company dedicated to giving female stories a stronger voice within Hollywood.
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Often, the science fiction genre is high on concept but low on heart. More cerebral than emotional. A film that successfully blends high technology with heart is Herwritten and directed by Spike Jonze, director of Being John Malkovich and Adaptation.
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Observations of intriguing natural phenomena inspired me to pursue the study of physics and the atmosphere. Unexpected moments during hiking, canoeing, or climbing led me to marvel at the richness of nature and drew me to wonder at the workings of my world. I am currently researching topics in renewable energy and green building design and working to implement what I have learned into the Northland College curriculum.
Photo by John Brady. Beginning this past Wednesday, Grinnell has played host to a number of readings, panels and other events of interest to Grinnellians hoping to get involved in the fields of writing and publishing, all a part of the Writers After Grinnell Publishing Symposium, sponsored by the Writers Grinnell program and The Wilson Program in Enterprise and Leadership, with support from the English Department and alumni donors. The intention of this symposium was to help students make alumni connections and gain valuable insights into the writing and publishing world and the many opportunities it has to offer.
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