Thursday, December 13, 2012

Author Spotlight - Nancy Kress

"In “Art of War,” humankind is engaged in an interstellar conflict with an alien race that salvages our artwork to learn more about us. Do you think hostile aliens would take the time to loot the Louvre if Earth were invaded? Who knows what aliens would do? They are alien. However, if they happened to conquer Paris anyway, I can see invaders studying artwork to learn more, just as archeologists now certainly study the art of any culture they are hoping to decipher." 3 out of 5