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Why We Should Still Read Ender’s Game in Spite of Orson Scott Card -- Part II

Special Appearance by Zach Powers

This is the second post the Literary Table presents by Zach Powers from SeerSucker Live discussing Orson Scott Card and his work Ender’s Game as a reflection of and distinctive from his identity. 820 more words

Orson Scott Card

Chick-fil-A, Ender's Game & Mel Gibson

A couple of days ago, my 15-year-old son Elliott said, something to the effect of, “If you’re in the public eye, like a writer or a film-maker or business owner, you really can’t let your beliefs be known too much, because people will boycott your book or movie or business.” I may be embellishing a little, but to some extent, he’s right. 1,158 more words


How do people shop for books?

Okay, in perfect honestly I almost never read the comments of blogs (other than my own), YouTube videos … I’m not even wont to read internet forums much.   807 more words

Now & Forever

H2O: In Which We Discuss Sex, Drugs, and Internet Trolls

In the wake of the lawsuit just brought against X-Men: Days of Future Past director Bryan Singer, we take a look at the question as to whether or not you can separate creator from the creation. 102 more words


Reading: Genetic Engineering

The two fiction books I read for genetic engineering were Orson Scott Card’s Ender’s Game as well as Michael Crichton’s Jurassic Park. In Ender’s Game,  500 more words

Ender's Game

It has been over fifty years since the buggers attacked Earth. But now, we suspect they are preparing for a final assault. Our last hope is a small boy named Ender Wiggin. 158 more words