Arthur C Clarke

Arthur C Clarke

Sir Arthur Charles Clarke (16 December 1917 – 19 March 2008) was an English science fiction writer. He co-wrote the screenplay of his book 2001: A Space Odyssey, which is said to be one of the most influential films of all time.

In 1986 Arthur C Clarke provided a grant to fund the Arthur C. Clarke Award for the best science fiction novel published in the United Kingdom in the previous year.

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Science Fiction Classics, recommended by Adam Roberts

The best sci-fi explores humanity’s anxieties and concerns and is in some sense about the future. But it doesn’t try to predict what’s to come. The literature professor and sci-fi writer recommends five classics of the genre.

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