M. G. Wheaton is a screenwriter, producer, and journalist, writing for the Hollywood Reporter, Total Film, and more. Emily Eternal is his debut novel. Emily is an artificial consciousness, designed in a lab to help humans process trauma, which is particularly helpful when the sun begins to die 5 billion years before scientists agreed it was supposed to. She can solve advanced mathematical problems, unlock the mind's deepest secrets, but unfortunately, even she can't restart the sun. Blake Crouch, New York Times bestselling author of Dark Matter, called the book "visionary. The best AI character since HAL 9000."
Stephen Potts is a scholar and professor of literature at UCSD. He is the editor of Chasing Shadows, a collection of short stories and essays by science fiction luminaries, examining the benefits and pitfalls of technologic transparencies.
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