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Authors' Biographical U-Z

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Jules Verne
From biography.com, produced by Biography
This 45 minute video is a full biography of French author Jules Verne and his science fiction writings and his visions. He was the man who invented science fiction writing. It show the importance of writers to be interested in a variety of areas an... [more]
December 4, 2011 at 12:05 AM
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Kurt Vonnegut Obituary
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This is a two minute video video that summarizes some of the achievements of Vonnegut, including his remarkable survival of a World War Two bombing. Provides great insights into his character and personality. Would be excellent to show before student... [more]
February 21, 2011 at 11:31 AM
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Interview with John Updike
From pbs.org, produced by PBS
This ten minute interview reveals where he got some of the ideas for his works, but shows insights into his character and persistence to be a writer. Although the title of the video is about his death, clicking on the video yields a quality interview... [more]
February 19, 2011 at 10:58 PM
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