Good morning. Did you know that in 1953, before his first recordings, Johnny Cash wrote a science fiction short story called “The Holografik Danser”? According to Steve Turner’s biography, “The Man Called CASH,” he wrote a number of short stories during this period, many under the pen name “Johnny Dollar.”
Archaeologists recovered the remnants of an ancient “Book of Two Ways” from a sarcophagus
After 95 years of exclusivity, these films, books and compositions are now free for use by everyone.
He began his career creating magazine advertisements and covers for TV Guide, and later focused on vibrant new versions of classic children’s tales.
As fake and illegitimate texts proliferate online, books are becoming a form of misinformation. The author of “1984” would not be surprised.
His art captured the whimsy of Richie Rich, the fantasy realms of Amethyst and the horror of the terrorist attacks.
The Beresheet lunar lander carried thousands of books, DNA samples, and a few thousand water bears to the moon. But did any of it survive the crash?
It can feel like we have a firm sense of our histories. But we can only make out the twigs.
Read comic: I, Germ Line – by Mike Dawson