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Author Ted Chiang speaks on ethics of speculative technology

The Dartmouth - 01 Nov 2018
The Ethics Institute of Dartmouth hosted author Ted Chiang for a talk entitled “Technology and the Narrative of the Self” on Tuesday as part of the Dorsett Fellowship Lecture Series, which seeks to bring “practitioners and scholars of ethics” to campus ...
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AUDIOBOOKS: Short stories and essays

theberkshireedge.com - 12 Nov 2018
Stories of Your Life and Others Ted Chiang; read by Todd McLaren and Abby Craden Tantor Audio; 9 CDs; 10.5 hours; $30.09. Hugo and Nebula Award-winner Chiang's first collection of short stories is a provocative and intelligent collection of eight tales ...
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New Books : 13 November 2018

Locus Online - 13 Nov 2018
Amazon.com's Favorite SF/F book of 2018, Christelle Dabos' A Winter's Promise; the final “Novel of the Change” by S.M. Stirling, The Sky-Blue Wolves; a nonfiction study of the works of Jeff Vandermeer; and titles by Neil Clarke, Marina & Sergey ...
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Physics Blogging Round-Up: November

ScienceBlogs (blog) - 10 Nov 2018
Here's The Physics That Got Left Out Of 'Arrival': As noted previously, the movie adaptation of Ted Chiang's "Story of Your Life" is very god but would've been better if they'd kept more of the physics from the original story. This is an explanation of ...
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Ted Chiang lecture on interspecies communications

Boing Boing (blog) - 19 Sep 2018
Avi Solomon writes, "Author Ted Chiang (previously) discusses the making of The Great Silence as well as other works addressing interspecies communication, including 'Story of Your Life,' the novella which was adapted into the 2016 feature film ...
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11 new sci-fi and fantasy books to check out this November

The Verge - 01 Nov 2018
His new one takes on the “Aliens among us” trope. This book contains a ton of familiar names, from Cixin Liu, Ian McDonald, Ken Liu, Ted Chiang, and more. Publishers Weekly gives the collection a starred review, saying that it's a “fine, thoughtful ...
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Asian science fiction show packs pow, empowerment

Northwest Asian Weekly - 02 Nov 2018
A collection of clips and stills from the popular film “Arrival” refers to Bellevue writer Ted Chiang, who wrote the original story adapted into the film. Wing Luke also secured a few pieces relating to the unique alien language created for the film ...
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Exploring Spatial Representation In Artificial Intelligence Systems

Science Trends - 14 Nov 2018
With no a priori knowledge, this is quite a complicated task (see for instance “Story of your life” by Ted Chiang, which inspired the movie “Arrival”). It might, however, be a bit more manageable if you are first informed that, like us, those aliens ...
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Ted Chiang is a genius, but he's wrong about Silicon Valley

TechCrunch - 24 Dec 2017
Ted Chiang isn't just one of the greatest science-fiction writers alive — he's one of the greatest writers alive full stop. Which is why I was so saddened and disappointed by his recent excoriation of Silicon Valley in BuzzFeed. As the tech industry ...
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Stuff We Love: Ted Chiang's Arrival-inspiring Story of Your Life

Syfy Wire - 23 Feb 2018
Like many people who loved the movie, I came to its source material, Ted Chiang's Nebula Award-winning novella “Story of Your Life” afterwards. And, perhaps also like many, I was initially somewhat surprised to find out how different Arrival is from ...
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Ted Chiang

BuzzFeed News - 18 Dec 2017
Ted Chiang is an award-winning writer of science fiction. Over the course of twenty five years and fifteen stories, he has won numerous awards including 4 Nebulas, 4 Hugos, 4 Locuses, and the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. The title story ...
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Ted Chiang, the science fiction genius behind Arrival

The Guardian (blog) - 11 Nov 2016
In the small world of science fiction short stories, Ted Chiang is a superstar. It's easier to list the major SF awards he hasn't won than those he has, and he's equally acclaimed in the broader field of literary short fiction – all for a body of work ...
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Ted Chiang's Soulful Science Fiction

The New Yorker - 05 Jan 2017
His story “The Great Silence” was included in last year's edition of “The Best American Short Stories,” and Junot Díaz, who edited that volume, has said that Chiang's “Stories of Your Life and Others” is “as perfect a collection of stories as I've ever ...

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