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Original Essays | August 21, 2014

Richard Bausch: IMG Why Literature Can Save Us



Our title is, of course, a problem. "Why Literature Can Save Us." And of course the problem is one of definition: what those words mean. What is... Continue »
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    Before, During, After

    Richard Bausch 9780307266262

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Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Ready Player One

Elizabeth Brenner, January 16, 2013

It isn't literary, but it's a "read in one day" book that everyone, our grandchildren, children, friends ... love. A compelling plot and believable characters. So I am embarrassed to say that it really does qualify for the "best" book of the year. The virtual world that it depicts is extremely close to our world today, and gives both gamers and computer illiterates a taste of what could be our future.
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