November 21, 2017

The Advocate's Toolbox

The Thrilling Possibilities of AI and YA Sci-Fi: Mark Alpert on “The Six”

Mark Alpert, contributing editor at Scientific American, explores the definition of humanity, the cost and benefits of scientific research, and teen angst in his debut YA novel, The Six.

Intelligent Machines: Robots in Film and Teen Fiction

Catch the eye of teens who love movie and TV robots with a lineup of titles that run diagnostics on coming-of-age themes and personhood conundrums while also providing plenty of gear-turning, technology-pushing, cyborg-centered action.