COURSE OF THE FOREIGN LITERATURE
Ray Douglas Bradbury
‘We are cups, constantly and quietly being filled. The trick is, knowing how to tip ourselves over and let the beautiful stuff out.’
An American science fiction author Ray Bradbury inspired generations of readers and viewers to dream and create. He is one of those rare individuals whose writing has changed the way people think. Once read, his words are never forgotten.
His best-known and most beloved books, The Martian Chronicles, The Illustrated Man, Fahrenheit 451, and Something Wicked This Way Comes, are masterworks that readers carry with them over a lifetime.
Famously prolific, Bradbury wrote for several hours every day throughout his entire life, allowing him to publish more than 30 books, numerous poems, essays, screenplays, plays and close to 600 short stories.
His timeless, constant appeal to audiences young and old has proven him to be one of the truly classic and one of the most celebrated authors of the 20th and the 21st century.