The moon landing was a giant leap for movies, too
NEW YORK (AP) — In 1964, Stanley Kubrick, on the recommendation of the science-fiction author Arthur C. Clarke, bought a telescope.
"He got this Questar and he attached one of his cameras to...
Correction: Moon Landing-Movies story
NEW YORK (AP) — In a story July 12 about moon-landing movies, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of the filmmaker behind the "Apollo 11" documentary. He is Todd Douglas Miller, not...
"Space Odyssey: Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke, and the Making of a Masterpiece" (Simon & Schuster), by Michael Benson
Fifty years ago, moviegoers had their minds blown by director Stanley Kubrick's "2001: A Space Odyssey." To this day some of them still aren't quite sure what it all means.
Author Margaret Atwood to speak at Purdue University
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University has announced Margaret Atwood, author of "The Handmaid's Tale," will attend the university's annual Literary Awards celebration.
The author is scheduled for a reading April 5 at 8 p.m. in the Stewart Center's Loeb Playhouse, followed by a question-and-answer session. The event is free and open to the public.
GREENWICH — A reminder that an acclaimed author will be speaking at the Greenwich Public Library on Wednesday evening.