Format Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Sagan, Carl
Dates 1981
Language English
Subjects 2001 A Space Odyssey (Motion Picture)
Artificial Satellites in Telecommunication
Astronautics
Clarke, Arthur C.
Communications Satellites
Exploration
Human Factors
Kubrick, Stanley
Manuscripts
Outer Space
Science Fiction
Space Colonies
Title
In praise of Arthur C. Clarke : initial draft of essay
Contributor Names
Sagan, Carl (Author)
Subject Headings
-  Science fiction
-  Outer space--Exploration
-  Space colonies
-  Astronautics--Human factors
-  Clarke, Arthur C
-  Kubrick, Stanley
-  2001 a space odyssey (Motion picture)
-  Artificial satellites in telecommunication
-  Communications satellites
-  Manuscripts
Genre
Manuscripts
Notes
-  Carl Sagan reflects on Arthur C. Clarke's impact on the world, discussing his contributions to the development of communications satellites and the film, 2001; a space odyssey, based on the screenplay by Clarke and Stanley Kubrick. Sagan suggests that Clarke "has done an enormous global service in preparing the climate for a serious human presence beyond the Earth." Sagan also recounts various personal interactions with Clarke.
Medium
Dimensions in inches: 11 x 8 1/2
Source Collection
The Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive
Repository
Manuscript Division


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