Biotechnology and Canadian novelists

2007-09-22

in Books and literature, Daily updates, Science, Writing

Dry brush pipes

Nearly done with the book, it seems fair to say that Oryx and Crake is the kind of novel that demonstrates how fiction can better educate a person for the future than textbooks or well-meaning non-fictional treatises.

It’s an ugly and disturbing book, but it may also be an important one.

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CrownMountain September 23, 2007 at 8:05 pm

Are many beautiful things important?

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