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What sort of books is Arthur C Clarke famous for writing ?

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Asked by stalin, 14 Jan 05:19 pm
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Sophist and Patienttraffic touch on a couple points that I find interesting. ',

I think the work needs to be good literature to be good science fiction. Throwing a lot of gimmicks and gadgets our way doesn't make good literature. Developing a story that envelopes scientific changes and causes one to think, feel, or explore new ideas ex: good or bad, ethical vs. unethical is important in writing good literature and hence, good science fiction. Also, the work needs to be entertaining or engaging in some way to be "good."

I love The Planet of the Apes by Pierre Boulle. I think it is both great literature and great science fiction. It's a what if scenario where science theory evolution and science possibility time travel work together with social commentary entertainment, politics, racism, religious values sloth, legalism and philosophy man's self-fulfillment and self-destruction to examine a possible future consequence.

Asimov also deals with science and related ethics in ...more
Answered by Karan, 14 Jan 05:20 pm

 
  
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Science fiction
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 14 Jan 05:24 pm

 
  
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