Futurist in Residence
by Trey Williams, The Wrap (Yahoo)
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Renowned futurist, technologist, and author Brian David Johnson, who left his position at the Intel Corporation in January, will be joining Arizona State University as Futurist in Residence for spring 2016 at the Center for Science and the Imagination and as a Professor of Practice in the School for the Future of Innovation in Society.
In this volume, eleven young authors use science fiction storytelling to explore human futures shaped by excursions through space and time.
In this volume, 11 young authors use science fiction storytelling to explore a diverse range of possible futures shaped by biological and environmental challenges and solutions.
One person’s utopia is another’s dystopia, but both perspectives have one thing in common—hope for humanity is taken away when all the questions are answered for us.
“What if I told you that the future could be found threaded through the words of this anthology? Would you believe it?” – Brian David Johnson, Futurist
The stories gathered in this anthology give us a glimpse of possible scenarios for our future limited only by our own imagination.
As histórias reunidas nesta antologia nos permitem vislumbrar possíveis cenários do nosso futuro, onde a única limitação é a nossa própria imaginação.
These magic visions from The Tomorrow Project and the ones contained in this anthology have the power to shape our future.
If we want to imagine a better future and then build it then we need to change the story we are telling ourselves about the future we want to live in.
Brian David Johnson, Intel’s futurist, asks these questions of scientists and engineers, legends and luminaries, science fiction authors and recognized experts. Their visions, stories and passionate arguments are collected here.
“Science fiction gives us the language so that we can have a conversation about the future.” – Brian David Johnson, Futurist