Thursday, October 24, 2013

Game On

October 24, 2013

My article on Ender’s Game is in the new National Review. I teach at a college, so I’m constantly around young people. Ender’s Game is one of the books they are most likely to have read outside of school — a shared text for a generation that doesn’t have many. Even Mitt Romney raves about it: In […]

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Ender’s Game

October 24, 2013

NATIONAL REVIEW November 10, 2013 GAMES WITH ORSON The politically correct denunciation of a movie and a novelist JOHN J. MILLER Almost halfway through Ender’s Game, the 1985 science-fiction novel by Orson Scott Card, a pair of siblings try to manipulate global opinion by posting polemics “on the nets” — Card’s early anticipation of the World […]

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