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The Homicidal Robot: Tropes in Science Fiction and Fantasy #2

Man creates AI; AI slaughters man. You know the ones I’m talking about. Those AI (whether a humanoid robot or not) who attain a “human” sentience, and as a result, MUST KILL ALL THE HUMANS. The Homicidal Robot Trope has been a part of popular science fiction for decades and continues to gather momentum due to ongoing technological advances in AI. EXAMPLES IN LITERATURE *Some of the links below are affiliate links. What does this mean? Numerous books in science fiction explore this trope, but some of the more notable include: I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream (Harlan Read More

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STRONG WOMEN IN FICTION GIVEAWAY HOP 2017

Welcome to my post on the Strong Women in Fiction Giveaway Hop hosted by author Terri Bruce and Strong Women in Fiction! A Giveaway Hop is when a group of authors each host a themed giveaway on their respective websites/blogs, then link up with each other so readers can “hop” from one author’s giveaway post to the next. Links to all the participating authors can be found at the bottom of this page. Make sure you visit each one and enter their giveaway; you may find some great new authors to follow! You can also visit the Strong Women in Read More