Ray Bradbury, Master Of Science Fiction, Dies At 91

Ray Bradbury

Mr. Bradbury’s lyrical evocations of the future reflected both the optimism and the anxieties of his own postwar America.

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  • Studying up on ‘smart homes’ - Boston Globe
    Science fiction writers like Ray Bradbury speculated about the wonders and dangers of smart houses back in the ... home, iPad in hand, master of
    01/24/2015 - 1:22 pm | View Link
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  • Iconic science fiction writer Ray Bradbury dies at 91
    LOS ANGELES - Ray Bradbury, a master of science fiction, has died. He was 91. By many estimations Mr. Bradbury was the writer most responsible for bringing modern science fiction into the literary mainstream. His name would appear near the top of any list ...
    01/20/2015 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • Science-fiction master Ray Bradbury dies at 91
    Ray Bradbury, a master of science fiction whose imaginative and lyrical evocations of the future reflected both the optimism and the anxieties of his own postwar America, died Tuesday in Los Angeles. He was 91. His death was confirmed by his agent ...
    06/6/2012 - 3:43 pm | View Link
  • Ray Bradbury, master of science fiction, dies at 91
    LOS ANGELES - Ray Bradbury anticipated iPods, interactive television, electronic surveillance and live, sensational media events, including televised police pursuits - and not necessarily as good things. The science fiction-fantasy master spent his life ...
    06/6/2012 - 11:53 am | View Link
  • 'Fahrenheit 451' author Ray Bradbury dies at age 91 after teaching Americans to love science fiction novels
    Ray Bradbury, the science fiction-fantasy master who transformed his childhood dreams and Cold War fears into telepathic Martians, lovesick sea monsters, and, in uncanny detail, the high-tech, book-burning future of 'Fahrenheit 451,' has died. He was 91.
    06/6/2012 - 8:52 am | View Link
  • Science fiction master Ray Bradbury dead at 91
    The author of such classic science fiction as "Fahrenheit 450 and Something Wicked This Way Comes" has passed at the age of 91. Many of his books were made into films. "Fahranheit 451" was filmed in 1966 starring Julie Christy and directed by the great ...
    06/6/2012 - 6:55 am | View Link
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  • Ray Bradbury
    A bibliography of Ray Bradbury's books, with the latest releases, covers, descriptions and availability.
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  • Ray Bradbury : About Ray Bradbury
    Ray Bradbury is one of those rare individuals whose writing has changed the way people think. His more than five hundred published works -- short stories, novels ...
    01/25/2015 - 5:05 pm | View Website
  • Ray Bradbury
    Ray Bradbury, recipient of the 2000 National Book Foundation Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters, the 2004 National Medal of Arts, and the 2007 ...
    01/25/2015 - 2:17 am | View Website
  • Ray Bradbury bibliography
    The following is a list of works by Ray Bradbury. Bradbury in 1976 Contents 1 Novels 2 Collections 2.1 Anthologies 3 Short stories 4 Plays 5 Screenplays and teleplays ...
    01/24/2015 - 11:33 pm | View Website
  • Paris Review
    Fiction. Belle Boggs, Imperial Chrysanthemum. Karl Taro Greenfeld, Thirst. J. Robert Lennon, The Impossible Man. Interview. Ray Bradbury, The Art of Fiction No. 203
    01/24/2015 - 5:42 pm | View Website
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