Audio Recordings Contact chapter three: Dictated section of novel
Articles and Essays with this item:
Arroway, Ellie (Fictitious Character)
Communication in Science
Contact : A Novel
Life on Other Planets
Religion and Science
- Contact chapter three: Dictated section of novel
- Contributor Names
- Sagan, Carl (Author)
- Subject Headings
- - Astronomy
- - Sagan, Carl
- - Communication in science
- - Extraterrestrial life
- - Life on other planets
- - Science fiction
- - SETI
- - Religion and science
- - Fiction
- - Contact : a novel
- - Arroway, Ellie (Fictitious character)
- - sound
- - These audio recordings are part of the first draft of Carl Sagan's novel Contact. Sagan dictated much of his writing and correspondence. Contact tells the story of Eleanor "Ellie" Arroway, who directs "Project Argus," which uses radio telescopes in New Mexico to the search for extraterrestrial intelligence (SETI). Alongside the search for life on other worlds, the book explores tensions between science and religion. Published in 1985 the book sold more than 1.7 million copies in the first two years.
- Cassette Tape
- Source Collection
- The Seth MacFarlane Collection of the Carl Sagan and Ann Druyan Archive
- Motion Picture, Broadcasting And Recorded Sound Division
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