Assignment: Four page comparison paper Due February 20th
Science fiction and fantasy are staples of modern fiction. The twin fathers of Science fiction as a genre are H.G. Wells and Jules Verne. How do these two authors and their works compare with modern Sci-Fi?
Below are two different stories by these two. Compare them and answer the question: Who is the most modern in his concepts and how well do these two stories translate to the modern film medium?
Note: It is not necessary to read either of these books in its entirety but you should read at least the first fifty pages and the last chapter or two to get a sense of the author’s style.