Big Theological Questions that Science Fiction Should Answer

We love it when science fiction gets cosmic. And some of science fiction's greatest creators have proved, over the years, that science fiction doesn't have stay away from big religious topics — as long as you avoid some basic mistakes. In fact, science fiction can say things about the nature of the universe, and the… »10/12/12 4:58pm10/12/12 4:58pm

Jonathan Franzen: More authors should pay attention to the questions science fiction raises

"To be honest, I'm thinking much more about science than about religion when I'm writing. To me, art itself is a religion and the challenge to it is not religion, it's the hardcore materialism of science. So I spend quite a bit of time trying to make sense of how I seem to have a soul, I have this ghostly… »1/31/12 11:20am1/31/12 11:20am