Drawing on Ray Bradbury's 1953 science-fiction novel, Fahrenheit 451
, the exhibition invites audiences into a fictional scenario in which the exhibited artworks will cease to exist and asks visitors to memorise the works to secure their future preservation.
It's a bit like Fahrenheit 451
, only instead of burning books, the meaning of the word library has been physically changed.
Tonight will see a performance of 451, a fiery theatrical show inspired by Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451
A The War Of The Worlds B Nineteen Eighty-Four C Lord of the Flies D Fahrenheit 451
QUESTION 14 - for 14 points: In which sport might a Rudolph be performed?
Ray Bradbury typed up Fahrenheit 451
in the basement of the Powell Library at UCLA.
Ray Bradbury's novel Fahrenheit 451
once described an oppressive future, where a fireman whose duty is to destroy all books begins to question his task.
In fact, its closest cousins are films such as Logan's Run (1976) and Fahrenheit 451
It must be acknowledged that the intrepid arsonists who burned the library may not have realised that the American science-fiction writer, Ray Bradbury, brilliantly depicted their reprehensible deed in Fahrenheit 451
Le Guin's "impure" dystopias, totalitarian technocracies, the interplay of media culture, and conformism and commodification in Fahrenheit 451
Ray Bradbury, author of novels Fahrenheit 451
and Something Wicked This Way Comes, died on Tuesday night in Southern California.
, maybe co-incidentally, is also the temperature at which paper burns, an irony not lost on a generation of paper shuffling bureaucrats.
His novels The Martian Chronicles and Fahrenheit 451
are standard study fare for high-school students.