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2001: A Space Odyssey | Study Guide

Arthur C. Clarke

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2001: A Space Odyssey | Suggested Reading


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Cole, D.W. "Homer's Odyssey and Clarke's Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey." Notes on Contemporary Literature, vol. 31, no. 4, 2001, pp. 5-6.

Fremont-Smith, Eliot. "Outward Bound." New York Times, 5 July 1968.

Fry, Carrol. "From Technology to Transcendence: Humanity's Evolutionary Journey in 2001: A Space Odyssey." Extrapolation , vol. 44, no. 3, 2003, pp. 331–43.

Hoch, David G. "Mythic Patterns in 2001: A Space Odyssey." The Journal of Popular Culture, IV, no. 4, 1971, pp. 961–65.

Robinson, Andrew. "Technology: He Wrote the Future." Nature, vol. 541, no. 7637, 2017, pp. 286–88.

Course Hero. "2001: A Space Odyssey Infographic." Course Hero. 22 June 2017. Web. 30 Nov. 2022. <>.

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