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Orson Scott Card (born August 24, 1951) is an American novelist, critic, public speaker, essayist and columnist. [1]

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A Planet Called Treason

A Planet Called Treason (1979) is a science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card.

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A War of Gifts: An Ender Story

A War of Gifts: An Ender Story (2007) is a science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card.

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Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler (20 April 1889 – 30 April 1945) was an Austrian-born German politician who was the leader of the Nazi Party (NSDAP), Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945, and Führer ("leader") of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945.

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Advent Rising

Advent Rising is an action-adventure third-person shooter video game developed by GlyphX Games and published by Majesco Entertainment.

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Alternative future

In science fiction stories involving time travel, an alternative future or alternate future is a possible future which never comes to pass, typically because someone travels back into the past and alters it so that the events of the alternative future cannot occur.

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Alvin Journeyman

Alvin Journeyman (1995) is an alternate history/fantasy novel by Orson Scott Card.

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Americans

Americans are citizens of the United States of America.

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Analog Science Fiction and Fact

Analog Science Fiction and Fact is an American science fiction magazine.

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Arlen Card

Arlen Card (born 11 April 1961) is an American composer and arranger.

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Asa Butterfield

Asa Maxwell Thornton Farr Butterfield (born 1 April 1997) is a British actor.

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Associated Press

The Associated Press (AP) is an American multinational nonprofit news agency headquartered in New York City.

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Association for Mormon Letters

The Association for Mormon Letters (AML) is a nonprofit founded in 1976 to promote quality writing "by, for, and about Mormons." The broadness of this definition of Mormon literature has led the AML to focus on a wide variety of work that has sometimes been neglected in the Mormon community.

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Author Services Inc.

Author Services Inc. (ASI) represents the literary, theatrical and musical works of the late Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard.

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Barack Obama

Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is the 44th and current President of the United States, and the first African American to hold the office.

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Ben Bova

Benjamin William "Ben" Bova (born November 8, 1932) is an American author of more than 120 works of science fact and fiction, six-time winner of the Hugo Award, a former editor of Analog Magazine, a former editorial director of Omni, a past president of both the National Space Society and the Science Fiction Writers of America.

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Best Family Home Evening Ever

"Best Family Home Evening Ever!!" is a short story by Orson Scott Card.

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Brazil

Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and the Latin American region.

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Brigham Young

Brigham Young (June 1, 1801 – August 29, 1877) was an American leader in the Latter Day Saint movement and a settler of the Western United States.

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Brigham Young University

Brigham Young University (often referred to as BYU or, colloquially, The Y) is a private research university located in Provo, Utah, United States.

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Brigham Young University Press

Brigham Young University Press (BYU Press) is the university press of Brigham Young University (BYU).

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Browncoat

Browncoat is the name given to fans of the space western franchise Firefly.

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Buena Vista, Virginia

Buena Vista is an independent city located in the Blue Ridge Mountains region of Virginia in the United States.

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Cardston

Cardston is a town in southwest Alberta, Canada.

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Cerebral palsy

Cerebral palsy (CP) is a group of permanent movement disorders that appear in early childhood.

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Charles Dickens

Charles John Huffam Dickens (7 February 1812 – 9 June 1870) was an English writer and social critic.

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Charles Ora Card

Charles Ora Card (November 5, 1839 – September 9, 1906) was the founder of the town of Cardston, Alberta, the first Mormon settlement in Canada.

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Children of the Mind

Children of the Mind (1996) is the fourth book of Orson Scott Card's popular ''Ender's Game'' series of science fiction novels that focus on the character Ender Wiggin.

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Chris Sprouse

Chris Sprouse (born July 30, 1966) is a two-time Eisner award winning American comic book artist.

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Church of Scientology

The Church of Scientology is an organization devoted to the practice, administration and dissemination of Scientology, a new religious movement.

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Civil war

A civil war is a war between organized groups within the same state or country,James Fearon, in Foreign Affairs, March/April 2007.

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Communitarianism

Communitarianism is a philosophy that emphasizes the connection between the individual and the community.

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Compute!

Compute! was an American computer magazine that was published from 1979 to 1994, though it can trace its origin to 1978 in Len Lindsay's PET Gazette, one of the first magazines for the Commodore PET computer.

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Conrad Richter

Conrad Michael Richter (October 13, 1890 – October 30, 1968) was an American novelist whose lyrical work is concerned largely with life on the American frontier in various periods.

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Creative writing

Creative writing is any writing that goes outside the bounds of normal professional, journalistic, academic, or technical forms of literature, typically identified by an emphasis on narrative craft, character development, and the use of literary tropes or with various traditions of poetry and poetics.

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DC Comics

DC Comics, Inc. is an American comic book publisher.

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Defense of Marriage Act

The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) (and) is a United States federal law that, prior to being ruled unconstitutional, defined marriage for federal purposes as the union of one man and one woman, and allowed states to refuse to recognize same-sex marriages granted under the laws of other states.

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Democratic Party (United States)

The Democratic Party is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, along with the Republican Party to its right.

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Descendants of Brigham Young

Brigham Young (June 1, 1801 – August 29, 1877) was an American leader in the Latter Day Saint movement and a settler of the Western United States.

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Deseret News

The Deseret News is a newspaper published in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.

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Done the Impossible

Done the Impossible is a 2006 documentary fan film of the TV series Firefly.

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Doug Chiang

Doug Chiang (born 16 February 1962) is an American film designer and artist.

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Dragons of Darkness

Dragons of Darkness (1981) is an anthology edited by Orson Scott Card.

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Earth Afire

Earth Afire is a science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnston, and the second book of the Formic Wars novels in the Ender's Game series.

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Earth Awakens

Earth Awakens is a science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnston, and the third book of the First Formic Wars trilogy of novels in the Ender's Game series.

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Earth Unaware

Earth Unaware is a science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card and Aaron Johnston in the Ender's Game series.

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Edmund R. Schubert

Edmund R. Schubert is an American author and editor best known for his work in the fields of science fiction and fantasy, though some of his short stories are mysteries, including one that was a preliminary nominee for an Edgar Award in 2006 for Best Short Story.

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Emily Brontë

Emily Jane Brontë (commonly; 30 July 1818 – 19 December 1848) was an English novelist and poet who is best known for her only novel, Wuthering Heights, now considered a classic of English literature.

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Emily Dickinson

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson (December 10, 1830 – May 15, 1886) was an American poet.

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Enchantment (novel)

Enchantment is an English language fantasy novel written by Orson Scott Card.

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Ender in Exile

Ender in Exile is a science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card, part of the ''Ender's Game'' series, published on November 11, 2008.

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Ender's Game

Ender's Game is a 1985 military science fiction novel by American author Orson Scott Card.

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Ender's Game (film)

Ender's Game is a 2013 American science fiction action film based on the novel of the same name by Orson Scott Card.

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Ender's Game (series)

The Ender's Game series (often referred to as the Enderverse or the Ender saga) is a series of science fiction books by Orson Scott Card.

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Ender's Game (short story)

"Ender's Game" is a story by Orson Scott Card.

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Ender's Shadow

Ender's Shadow (1999) is a parallel science fiction novel by the American author Orson Scott Card, taking place at the same time as the novel Ender's Game and depicting some of the same events from the point of view of Bean, a supporting character in the original novel.

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Ensign (LDS magazine)

The Ensign of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, commonly shortened to Ensign, is an official periodical of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).

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Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by Time Inc., that covers film, television, music, Broadway theatre, books and popular culture.

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Eye for Eye

Eye for Eye (1987) is a science fiction novella by Orson Scott Card.

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Fantasy

Fantasy is a genre of fiction that commonly uses magic and other supernatural phenomena as a primary plot element, theme, or setting.

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Fantasy literature

Fantasy literature is the body of written works that employ the motifs, themes, and stylistic approaches expected in the fantasy genre.

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Firefly (TV series)

Firefly is an American space western science fiction drama television series created by writer and director Joss Whedon, under his Mutant Enemy Productions label.

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First Meetings

First Meetings (2002) is a collection of Orson Scott Card's short stories from the Ender's Game series.

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Gavin Hood

Gavin Hood (born 12 May 1963) is a South African filmmaker, screenwriter, producer and actor, best known for writing and directing Tsotsi (2005), which won the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.

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Geoffrey Chaucer

Geoffrey Chaucer (c. 1343 – 25 October 1400), known as the Father of English literature, is widely considered the greatest English poet of the Middle Ages and was the first poet to be buried in Poets' Corner of Westminster Abbey.

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Gert Fram

"Gert Fram" is a short story by Orson Scott Card.

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Great Depression

The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression in the 1930s.

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Greensboro, North Carolina

Greensboro (formerly Greensborough) is a city in the U.S. state of North Carolina.

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Greenwood Publishing Group

Greenwood Publishing Group (GPG) is an educational and academic publisher (middle school through university level) which is today part of ABC-CLIO.

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Hamlet

The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, often shortened to Hamlet, is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare at an uncertain date between 1599 and 1602.

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Hamlet's Father

Hamlet's Father is a 2008 novella by Orson Scott Card, which retells the story of Shakespeare's Hamlet in modernist prose, and which makes several changes to the characters' motivations and backstory.

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Hidden Empire

Hidden Empire is a science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card.

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Historical fiction

Historical fiction is a literary genre in which the plot takes place in a setting located in the past.

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History of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

The history of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) is typically divided into three broad time periods.

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Homecoming Saga

The Homecoming Saga is a science fiction series by Orson Scott Card.

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Homosexuality

Homosexuality is romantic attraction, sexual attraction or sexual behavior between members of the same sex or gender.

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Horror fiction

Horror fiction, horror literature and also horror fantasy are genres of literature, which are intended to, or have the capacity to frighten, scare, or startle their readers or viewers by inducing feelings of horror and terror.

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Hot Sleep

Hot Sleep: The Worthing Chronicle (1979) is a science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card set in the Worthing series.

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Hugo Award

The Hugo Awards are a set of awards given annually for the best science fiction or fantasy works and achievements of the previous year.

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InterGalactic Medicine Show

InterGalactic Medicine Show (sometimes shortened to IGMS) is an American online fantasy and science fiction magazine.

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Isaac Asimov

Isaac Asimov (born Isaak Yudovich Ozimov; circa January 2, 1920 – April 6, 1992) was an American author and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, best known for his works of science fiction and for his popular science books.

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James Cameron

James Francis CameronSpace Foundation.

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Jane Austen

Jane Austen (16 December 1775 – 18 July 1817) was an English novelist whose works of romantic fiction, set among the landed gentry, earned her a place as one of the most widely read writers in English literature.

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John McCain

John Sidney McCain III (born August 29, 1936) is the senior United States Senator from Arizona.

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John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer

The John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer is an award given annually to the best new writer whose first professional work of science fiction or fantasy was published within the two previous calendar years.

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Joseph Stalin

Joseph Stalin (birth surname: Jughashvili; 18 December 1878 – 5 March 1953) was the leader of the Soviet Union from the mid-1920s until his death in 1953.

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Kathryn H. Kidd

Kathryn H. Kidd is an American author.

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L. Ron Hubbard

Lafayette Ronald Hubbard (March 13, 1911 – January 24, 1986), better known as L. Ron Hubbard and often referred to by his initials, LRH, was an American author and the founder of the Church of Scientology.

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Latter Day Saint movement

The Latter Day Saint movement (also called the LDS movement or LDS restorationist movement) is the collection of independent church groups that trace their origins to a Christian primitivist movement founded by Joseph Smith in the late 1820s.

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LDS fiction

LDS fiction (or Mormon fiction) is an American niche market of fiction novels featuring themes related to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the LDS Church, see also "Mormon").

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Leading Edge (magazine)

Leading Edge, formerly The Leading Edge Magazine of Science Fiction and Fantasy, is a semi-professional speculative fiction magazine founded in 1981 and published at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah.

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Liberal arts college

A liberal arts college is a college with an emphasis on undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences.

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Library of Congress

The Library of Congress is the research library that officially serves the United States Congress, but which is the de facto national library of the United States.

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Life, the Universe, & Everything

Life, the Universe, & Everything: The Marion K. "Doc" Smith Symposium on Science Fiction and Fantasy is an academic conference held annually since 1982 in Provo, Utah.

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Lifeloop

"Lifeloop" is a short story by Orson Scott Card.

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Lions Gate Entertainment

Lions Gate Entertainment Corporation (or Lionsgate) is a Canadian-American entertainment company.

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List of joint winners of the Hugo and Nebula awards

This is a list of the works that have won both the Hugo Award and the Nebula Award, awarded annually to works of science fiction literature.

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Locus Award

The Locus Awards are an annual set of literary awards by the science fiction and fantasy magazine Locus, a monthly based in Oakland, California.

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Loom (video game)

Loom is a 1990 fantasy-themed graphic adventure game by Lucasfilm Games.

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Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Times, commonly referred to as the Times, is a paid daily newspaper published in Los Angeles, California, since 1881.

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Lost Boys (novel)

Lost Boys (1992) is the first horror novel and short story by author Orson Scott Card.

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Louisa May Alcott

Louisa May Alcott (November 29, 1832 – March 6, 1888) was an American novelist and poet best known as the author of the novel Little Women (1868) and its sequels Little Men (1871) and Jo's Boys (1886).

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Lovelock (novel)

Lovelock is a 1994 science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card and Kathryn H. Kidd.

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Maps in a Mirror

Maps in a Mirror (1990) is a collection of short stories by Orson Scott Card.

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Margaret Edwards Award

The Margaret A. Edwards Award is an American Library Association (ALA) literary award that annually recognizes an author and "a specific body of his or her work, for significant and lasting contribution to young adult literature".

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Margaret Mitchell

Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell (November 8, 1900 – August 16, 1949) was an American author and journalist.

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Marvel Comics

Marvel Worldwide Inc., commonly referred to as Marvel Comics and formerly Marvel Publishing, Inc. and Marvel Comics Group, is an American publisher of comic books and related media.

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Master's degree

A master's degree (from Latin magister) is an academic degree awarded by universities upon completion of a course of study demonstrating a mastery or high-order overview of a specific field of study or area of professional practice.

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Mesa, Arizona

Mesa is a city in Maricopa County, in the State of Arizona and is a suburb located about east of Phoenix.

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Michael R. Collings

Michael Robert Collings (born October 29, 1947 in Rupert, Idaho) is an American author, poet, literary critic, and bibliographer, and a former professor of creative writing and literature at Pepperdine University.

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Michelle Obama

Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama (born January 17, 1964) is an American lawyer and writer.

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Middle Woman

"Middle Woman" is a short story by Orson Scott Card.

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Missionary (LDS Church)

Missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church)—widely known as Mormon missionaries—are volunteer representatives of the LDS Church who engage variously in proselytizing, church service, humanitarian aid, and community service.

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Mormonism

Mormonism is the predominant religious tradition of the Latter Day Saint movement of Restorationist Christianity.

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Mythopoeic Society

The Mythopoeic Society (MythSoc) is a non-profit organization devoted to the study of mythopoeic literature, particularly the works of J. R. R. Tolkien, Charles Williams, and C. S. Lewis, all members of The Inklings, an informal group of writers who met weekly in C.S. Lewis’ rooms at Magdalen College, Oxford, from the early 1930s through late 1949.

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National Organization for Marriage

The National Organization for Marriage (NOM) is an American non-profit political organization established in 2007 to work against the legalization of same-sex marriage in the United States.

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National Review

National Review (N.R.) is a semimonthly magazine founded by author William F. Buckley, Jr., in 1955 and based in New York City.

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Nazi Germany

Nazi Germany or the Third Reich (Drittes Reich) are common English names for the period of history in Germany from 1933 to 1945, when it was a dictatorship under the control of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party (NSDAP).

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Nebula Award

The Nebula Awards annually recognize the best works of science fiction or fantasy published in the United States during the previous year.

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Neoconservatism

Neoconservatism (commonly shortened to neocon) is a political movement born in the United States during the 1960s.

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New Era (magazine)

New Era is an official magazine of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).

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New Testament

The New Testament (Koine Greek: Ἡ Καινὴ Διαθήκη, Hē Kainḕ Diathḗkē) is the second major part of the Christian biblical canon, the first part being the Old Testament, which is based on the Hebrew Bible.

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Newt Gingrich

Newton Leroy "Newt" Gingrich (born Newton Leroy McPherson; June 17, 1943) is an American politician, historian, author and political consultant.

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Nigeria

Federal Republic of Nigeria, commonly referred to as Nigeria, is a federal constitutional republic in West Africa, bordering Benin in the west, Chad and Cameroon in the east, and Niger in the north.

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Orem, Utah

Orem is a city in Utah County, Utah, United States, in the north-central part of the state.

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Paraphilia

Paraphilia (also known as sexual perversion and sexual deviation) is the experience of intense sexual arousal to atypical objects, situations, or individuals.

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Pastwatch: The Redemption of Christopher Columbus

Pastwatch: The Redemption of Christopher Columbus (1996) is the first science fiction novel in a proposed Pastwatch series by Orson Scott Card.

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Patheos

Patheos is a non-denominational, non-partisan online media company providing information and commentary from various religious and nonreligious perspectives.

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Pedophilia

Pedophilia or paedophilia is a psychiatric disorder in which an adult or older adolescent experiences a primary or exclusive sexual attraction to prepubescent children, generally age 11 years or younger.

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Posing as People

Posing as People (2005) is a collection of three short stories by Orson Scott Card plus three plays by three different playwrights based on those stories.

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Provo, Utah

Provo is the third-largest city in the U.S. state of Utah, located south of Salt Lake City along the Wasatch Front.

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Pseudonym

A pseudonym is a name that a person or group assumes for a particular purpose, which can differ from his or her original or true name (orthonym).

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Public broadcasting

Public broadcasting includes radio, television and other electronic media outlets whose primary mission is public service.

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Publishers Weekly

Publishers Weekly (PW) is an American weekly trade news magazine targeted at publishers, librarians, booksellers and literary agents.

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Rachel and Leah

Rachel and Leah (2004) is the third novel in the Women of Genesis series by Orson Scott Card.

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Ray Bradbury

Raymond Douglas "Ray" Bradbury (August 22, 1920June 5, 2012) was an American fantasy, science fiction, horror and mystery fiction author.

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RealClearPolitics

RealClearPolitics (RCP) is a Chicago-based political news and polling data aggregator formed in 2000 by former options trader John McIntyre and former advertising agency account executive Tom Bevan.

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Rebekah (novel)

Rebekah (2001) is the second novel in the Women of Genesis series by Orson Scott Card.

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Red Prophet

Red Prophet (1988) is an alternate history/fantasy novel by Orson Scott Card.

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Republican Party (United States)

The Republican Party, commonly referred to as GOP (abbreviation for Grand Old Party), is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, the other being its historic rival, the Democratic Party.

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Rhino Times

The Rhino Times is a free weekly conservative news and opinion newspaper published in Greensboro, North Carolina, originally founded in 1991 as the Rhinoceros Times.

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Richland, Washington

Richland is a city in Benton County in the southeastern part of the State of Washington, at the confluence of the Yakima and the Columbia Rivers.

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Robert A. Heinlein

Robert Anson Heinlein (See also the biography at the end of For Us, the Living, 2004 edition, p. 261. July 7, 1907 – May 8, 1988) was an American science fiction writer.

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Robota

Robota (2003) is an illustrated book by Doug Chiang and Orson Scott Card about a mysterious fourth planet of the solar system named Orpheus.

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Saints (novel)

Saints (1983) is a historical fiction novel by Orson Scott Card.

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Salon (website)

Salon is a liberal, progressive news website created by David Talbot in 1995 and part of Salon Media Group.

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City, often shortened to Salt Lake or SLC is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Utah.

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Same-sex marriage

Same-sex marriage, also known as gay marriage, is marriage between people of the same sex, either as a secular civil ceremony or in a religious setting.

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Santa Clara, California

Santa Clara, officially the City of Santa Clara, is a city in Santa Clara County, California, named after the Spanish mission that was established there in 1777.

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Sarah (Card novel)

Sarah: Women of Genesis (2000) is the first novel in the Women of Genesis series by Orson Scott Card.

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Science fiction

Science fiction is a genre of fiction dealing with imaginative content such as futuristic settings, futuristic science and technology, space travel, time travel, faster than light travel, parallel universes and extraterrestrial life.

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Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, or SFWA is a nonprofit 501(c)3 organization of professional science fiction and fantasy writers in the United States.

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Science fiction on television

Science fiction first appeared on a television program during the Golden Age of Science Fiction.

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Seventh Son (novel)

Seventh Son (1987) is an alternate history/fantasy novel by Orson Scott Card.

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Shadow Complex

Shadow Complex is a 2009 platform-adventure video game developed by Chair Entertainment in association with Epic Games (using its Unreal Engine 3) and published by Microsoft Game Studios for the Xbox Live Arcade.

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Shadow of the Giant

Shadow of the Giant (2005) is the fourth novel in Orson Scott Card's Ender's Shadow series, which is also called the Bean Quartet.

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Shadow of the Hegemon

Shadow of the Hegemon (2001) is the second novel in the ''Ender's Shadow'' series (often called the Bean Quartet) by Orson Scott Card.

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Shadow Puppets

Shadow Puppets is a science fiction novel by American author Orson Scott Card, published in 2002.

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Shadows Alive

Shadows Alive is a planned science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card in the Ender's Game series.

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Shadows in Flight

Shadows in Flight is a science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card.

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Songmaster

Songmaster (1980) is a science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card.

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Southern Virginia University

Southern Virginia University (SVU) is a liberal arts college located in Buena Vista, Virginia.

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Speaker for the Dead

Speaker for the Dead is a 1986 science fiction novel by Orson Scott Card and an indirect sequel to the novel Ender's Game.

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Stroke

Stroke, also known as cerebrovascular accident (CVA), cerebrovascular insult (CVI), or brain attack, is when poor blood flow to the brain results in cell death.

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Sunstone

Sunstone is a plagioclase feldspar, which when viewed from certain directions exhibits a brilliant spangled appearance; this led to its use by the Vikings to locate the Sun for navigational purposes.

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Sunstone (magazine)

Sunstone is a magazine published by the Sunstone Education Foundation, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation, that discusses Mormonism through scholarship, art, short fiction, and poetry.

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Superman (comic book)

Superman is an ongoing comic book series featuring the DC Comics hero of the same name.

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Supreme Court of the United States

The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) is the highest federal court of the United States.

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TED (conference)

TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is a global set of conferences run by the private non-profit Sapling Foundation, under the slogan "Ideas Worth Spreading".

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The Abyss

The Abyss is a 1989 American science fiction film written and directed by James Cameron, starring Ed Harris, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, and Michael Biehn.

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The Advocate

The Advocate is an American LGBT-interest magazine, printed bi-monthly and available by subscription.

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The American Prospect

The American Prospect is a bi-monthly American political magazine dedicated to American liberalism.

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The Best Day (short story)

"The Best Day" is a short story by Orson Scott Card.

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The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (the LDS Church or, informally, the Mormon Church) is a Christian restorationist church that is considered by its followers to be the restoration of the original church founded by Jesus Christ.

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The Dig

The Dig is a point-and-click adventure game developed by LucasArts and released in 1995 as a CD-ROM for PC and Macintosh computers.

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The Friend (LDS magazine)

The Friend is the monthly English language children's magazine published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).

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The Guardian

The Guardian is a British national daily newspaper.

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The New York Times

The New York Times (NYT) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by the New York Times Company.

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The Secret of Monkey Island

The Secret of Monkey Island is a point-and-click graphic adventure game developed and published by Lucasfilm Games.

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The Tales of Alvin Maker

The Tales of Alvin Maker is a series of alternate history novels by Orson Scott Card, published from 1987 to 2014 (with likely more to come), that explore the experiences of a young man, Alvin Miller, who realizes he has incredible powers for creating and shaping things around him.

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The Worthing Saga

The Worthing Saga (1990) is a science fiction book by American writer Orson Scott Card, set in the Worthing series.

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Thriller (genre)

Thriller is a genre of literature, film, videogame stories and television programming that uses suspense, tension, and excitement as its main elements.

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Tor Books

Tor Books is the primary imprint of Tom Doherty Associates LLC publishing company, based in New York City, US.

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Treasure Box

Treasure Box (1996) is the second horror novel by Orson Scott Card.

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Ultimate Iron Man

Ultimate Iron Man is the name of two comic book miniseries written by Orson Scott Card and published by Marvel Comics.

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UNC-TV

University of North Carolina Television, branded on-air as UNC-TV, is a public television network serving the U.S. state of North Carolina.

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United States Bicentennial

The United States Bicentennial was a series of celebrations and observances during the mid-1970s that paid tribute to the historical events leading up to the creation of the United States of America as an independent republic.

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University of Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame du Lac (or simply Notre Dame) is a Catholic research university located near South Bend, Indiana, in the United States.

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University of Utah

The University of Utah (also referred to as the U, the U of U, or Utah) is a public coeducational space-grant research university in Salt Lake City, Utah, United States.

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USA Today

USA Today is a national American daily middle-market newspaper published by the Gannett Company.

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Variety (magazine)

Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine owned by Penske Media Corporation.

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War on Terror

The War on Terror (WoT), also known as the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT), refers to the international military campaign that started after the September 11 attacks on the United States.

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Whitney Awards

The Whitney Awards are awards given annually for novels by LDS authors.

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William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 (baptised) – 23 April 1616) was an English:poet,:playwright, actor and an Italophile, who is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.

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Winston-Salem Journal

The Winston-Salem Journal is a daily newspaper primarily serving the city of Winston-Salem, North Carolina and its county, Forsyth County, North Carolina.

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Wired (website)

The Wired website, formerly known as Wired News or HotWired, is an online technology news website that split off from Wired magazine when the magazine was purchased by Condé Nast Publishing in the 1990s.

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Wolfgang Petersen

Wolfgang Petersen (born 14 March 1941) is a German film director and screenwriter.

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Women of Genesis

Women of Genesis is a series of books begun in 2000 by Orson Scott Card.

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Worldcon

Worldcon, or more formally the World Science Fiction Convention, the annual convention of the World Science Fiction Society (WSFS), is a science fiction convention.

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Writers of the Future

Writers of the Future (WOTF) is a science fiction and fantasy story contest that was established by L. Ron Hubbard in the early 1980s.

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Xbox Live Arcade

Xbox Live Arcade (XBLA) is a digital video game download service available through the Xbox Games Store, Microsoft's digital distribution network for the Xbox 360.

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Xenocide

Xenocide (1991) is the third novel in the Ender's Game series of books by Orson Scott Card.

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Young Adult Library Services Association

The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), established in 1957, is a division of the American Library Association.

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Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe, officially the Republic of Zimbabwe, is a landlocked country located in southern Africa, between the Zambezi and Limpopo Rivers.

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References

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