School of Thought Podcast

Episode 70 - Orson Scott Card

July 29, 2020

Orson Scott Card is a widely-read author, who came to prominence through his science fiction books Ender’s Game (1985) and its sequel, Speaker For The Dead (1986). With these books Orson became the first author ever to win both the Hugo and Nebula Awards for Science Fiction writing in consecutive years. Ender’s Game was eventually made into a major motion picture in 2013. Orson has published several books and book series over the years. He has also sustained a long career as a teacher, teaching writers as a professor at Southern Virginia University and through his special “literary boot camps.” 

 

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