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Freeman Dyson credits the novel with giving him the idea, even stating in an interview that “Stapledon sphere” would be a more appropriate name. Last and First Mena “future rarp of 18 successive species of humanity, and Star Makeran outline history of the Universe, were highly acclaimed by figures as diverse as Jorge Luis BorgesJ. Stapledon Wood, on the south-east side of Caldy Hillis named after him.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Stapledon’s writings directly influenced Arthur C. Stapledon’s fiction often presents the strivings of some intelligence that is beaten down by an indifferent universe and its inhabitants who, through no fault of their own, fail to comprehend its lofty yearnings.


Archived from the original on 3 December Read more Read less. Marxism and Christianity spring from the same emotional experience, but each in its way misinterprets, falsifies. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

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Together with his philosophy lectureship at the University of Liverpool, which now houses the Olaf Stapledon archive, Stapledon lectured in English literatureindustrial history and psychology.

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If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Stapledon’s writings greatly influenced not only key players in our own story on pluralism, such as Arthur C. Retrieved 25 January Communicating the Science and Culture of Astrobiology.

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Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. After a week of lectures in Paris, he cancelled a projected trip to Yugoslavia and returned to his home in Caldy, where he died very suddenly of a heart attack. He wrote many non-fiction books on political and ethical subjects, stwpledon which he advocated the growth of “spiritual values”, which he defined as those values expressive of a yearning for greater awareness of the self in a larger context “personality-in-community”.


His widow and their children scattered his ashes on the sandy cliffs overlooking the Dee Estuarya favourite spot of his that features in more than one of his books.

William Olaf Stapledon 10 May — 6 September — known as Olaf Stapledon — was a British philosopher and author of science fiction. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.

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For the duration of the Second World War Stapledon abandoned his pacifism and supported the war effort. The “supermind” composed of many individual consciousnesses forms a recurring theme in his work. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery ollaf local restaurants. Retrieved 5 May Stapledon was cremated at Landican Crematorium. English Choose a language for shopping. Lewis[14] Vernor Vinge[15] John Maynard Smith [16] and indirectly influenced many others, contributing many ideas to the world of science fiction.

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