Frases de Neal Stephenson
Data de nascimento: 31. Outubro 1959
Neal Town Stephenson is an American writer and game designer known for his works of speculative fiction.
His novels have been categorized as science fiction, historical fiction, cyberpunk, postcyberpunk, and baroque.
Stephenson's work explores subjects such as mathematics, cryptography, linguistics, philosophy, currency, and the history of science. He also writes non-fiction articles about technology in publications such as Wired. He has also written novels with his uncle, George Jewsbury , under the collective pseudonym Stephen Bury.
Stephenson has worked part-time as an advisor for Blue Origin, a company developing a manned sub-orbital launch system, and is also a cofounder of Subutai Corporation, whose first offering is the interactive fiction project The Mongoliad. He is currently Magic Leap's Chief Futurist.
Citações Neal Stephenson
„The difference between stupid and intelligent people – and this is true whether or not they are well-educated – is that intelligent people can handle subtlety.“
— Neal Stephenson, The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer