- Are Cyborgs In Our Future? 'Homo Deus' Author Thinks So - NPR
NPRAre Cyborgs In Our Future? 'Homo Deus' Author Thinks So
The human species is about to change dramatically. That's the argument Yuval Noah Harari makes in his new book, Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow. Harari is a history professor at Hebrew University in Israel. He tells NPR's Ari Shapiro that he ...
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- Children's book author holds signing in Broomall - The Philadelphia Tribune
The Philadelphia TribuneChildren's book author holds signing in Broomall
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Children's book author Nahjee Grant successfully launched his seventh title “Aron Runs for Class President” on Saturday at the Barnes & Noble store in Broomall. In 2015 Grant published a story about a young boy named Aron, whose science project leads ...
- Sitka author's “Alaskan Laundry” wins statewide award | Alaska ... - Alaska Public Radio NetworkSitka author's “Alaskan Laundry” wins statewide award | Alaska ...
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Brendan Jones, pictured with his daughter Hailey, has won the Alaskana Award for his debut novel, “The Alaskan Laundry.” The book's protagonist, like Jones, ...
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- Dick Bruna, Author of Miffy Books, Is Dead at 89 - The New York Times - New York Times
New York TimesDick Bruna, Author of Miffy Books, Is Dead at 89 - The New York Times
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Dick Bruna in 2005 at the opening of an exhibition devoted to his Miffy books in The Hague. Credit Inge Van Mill/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images.
Dick Bruna, Artist And Author Of The Intricately Simple Miffy, Dies At 89
Dick Bruna, author of Miffy books – obituary
Best-selling Miffy the rabbit author Dick Bruna dies
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- Author of Book on Islamic Terror: 'UCLA Banned My Book From Free Speech Event' - Breitbart News
Breitbart NewsAuthor of Book on Islamic Terror: 'UCLA Banned My Book From Free Speech Event'
Administrators at UCLA's law school allowed student protestors to block an invited author from selling his book about Islamic terrorism at a university seminar about free speech, according to the author. Elan Journo, the director of policy research at ...
- Article 50 is actually reversible, author of the Brexit treaty clause says - The Independent
The IndependentArticle 50 is actually reversible, author of the Brexit treaty clause says
The author of Article 50 has ridiculed the Government's claim that the treaty clause cannot be stopped after it is triggered. Lord Kerr urged the House of Lords to amend the Brexit Bill, launching a fierce attack on the “Bullingdon Boys” who have left ...
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- 'Argonauts' author Maggie Nelson speaks at Pitt - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette'Argonauts' author Maggie Nelson speaks at Pitt
“I knew when I was writing 'The Argonauts' that all of its concerns about homonormativity and so on were definitely of its moment, which was a moment of social progress for LGBTQ people,” the author said via email earlier this month. Yet with the ...
- '#Republic' Author Describes How Social Media Hurts Democracy - NPR'#Republic' Author Describes How Social Media Hurts Democracy
NPR's Kelly McEvers speaks to Cass Sunstein about his new book, #Republic: Divided Democracy in the Age of Social Media. He says democracy needs people to come across a variety of viewpoints, and much of social media limits that exposure.
- Best-selling author speaking at Weatherford College - Fort Worth Star Telegram
Fort Worth Star TelegramBest-selling author speaking at Weatherford College
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Weatherford College is hosting the first Speaker Jim Wright Library Author Luncheon featuring best selling author Rachel Caine on Saturday, March 25. Tickets to the event are $30 per person and are available to the general public. The event begins at ...
- 'Wimpy Kid' author Jeff Kinney coming to Newburyport Literary Festival - Eagle-Tribune
Eagle-Tribune'Wimpy Kid' author Jeff Kinney coming to Newburyport Literary Festival
JIM VAIKNORAS/STAFF FILE PHOTO Jeff Kinney, author of the "Diary of a Whimpy Kid" series, speaks with fans at a past Newburyport Literary Festival. Kinney ...
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How to work with a developmental editor and get to a finished, working first draft.
Tim gets much closer with his rewrite of the sequence, but there’s still plenty to dial in. How do you identify these moments and how do you make them work? Shawn answers in this episode.
You have a scene that’s not working, but you can’t figure out why. What do you do? Shawn takes Tim back to the 5 Commandments of Storytelling.
Shawn gives feedback on Tim’s first Middle Build sequence and shares principles on how to do it right.
Shawn always talks about how important it is to know your genre, but it’s sometimes a bit fuzzy figuring it out. Tim is in this spot now so Shawn walks him through it.
The Middle Build is the longest and most complex section of your novel. Figuring out how to plan it and pace it is really tough. Shawn and Tim dive in on how to do this.
How long does it take to write a great book? Some writers crank it out in a few weeks. Tim is taking much longer. What’s the timeline on books?
Shawn and Tim recently spoke at Tribe Conference 2016. This is a recording of that talk. They discuss going pro, the hero’s journey, and several other topics.
The 4 questions you have to answer to establish the setting of your novel.