Oral history interview with Arthur C. Clarke, 1975

 

Name
Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008 (Interviewee)
Title
Oral history interview with Arthur C. Clarke, 1975
Other Titles
Reminiscences of Arthur C. Clarke, 1975
Abstract
The interview addresses the following topics: Clarke's permanent move to Sri Lanka; the novel Imperial Earth; speech before Congressional committee in July of 1975; TV broadcasting in Sri Lanka and India; the future of science fiction; early life; an accident in 1962; diving; the film "2001: A Space Odyssey; British Interplanetary Society; George Bernard Shaw; technology and speculation on the futu re
Collection Name
Individual interviews oral history collection
Subjects
Authors, English--20th century; Clarke, Arthur C. (Arthur Charles), 1917-2008
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1975
Note (Funding)
Digital reproduction funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Note
Digitized by Safe Sound Archive, Philadelphia, 2010
Service copy (44 kHz, 16 bit) and rendered version (96 kHz, 24 bit) of sound file derived from a digital preservation master digitized at 96 kHz, 24 bit
Interviewed by Deborah Crawford on September 24, and October, 1975
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
6880614
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/btc5-p914
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.