American Writers Museum. Typewriter Tuesday: Ray Bradbury | The American Writers Museum. 7 May 2019. Document. 28 November 2019.
I used this source frequently when I was working on my learning center. This article thoroughly describes his typewriter and was very informative. Also, I found some fun-facts in this website such as his “Don’t Think” sign above his typewriter.
Biography.com Editors. Ray Bradbury – Books, Fahrenheit 451 & Life – Biography. 2 April 2014. Document. 28 November 2019. <https://www.biography.com/writer/ray-bradbury>.
This biography about Ray Bradbury is a good place to start off but isn’t too in-depth. The biography briefly highlights his life and outlines the main events, but doesn’t have enough information in the smaller topics. Overall, this website would be a good starting point for a project, but I wouldn’t only use information from this website, as it doesn’t explain specific topics enough.
Bradbury, Ray. Mr. Electrico | WIRED Bruce Sterling. 6 June 2012. Web Site. <https://www.wired.com/2012/06/mr-electrico/>.
As I was working on my speech, this website was very useful as it gave a very informative and detailed interview with Ray Bradbury about Mr. Electrico. This interview helped me stay in character and know how to behave like Mr. Electrico. During this interview, Ray Bradbury goes in-depth about his description of Mr. Electrico which was really amazing.
Famous Authors.org Writers. Ray Bradbury | Biography, Books and Facts. 22 August 2007. Document. 28 November 2019. <https://www.famousauthors.org/ray-bradbury>.
Flood, Alison. Ray Bradbury’s influence on our culture was transformative, says Barack Obama. 7 June 2012. Document. 28 November 2019. <https://www.theguardian.com/books/2012/jun/07/ray-bradbury-influence-barack-obama>.
Independent.co.uk Writers. Ray Bradbury: Author of the sci-fi classics Fahrenheit 451 and The Martian Chronicles. 7 June 2012. Document. 28 November 2019. <https://www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/ray-bradbury-author-of-the-sci-fi-classics-fahrenheit-451-and-the-martian-chronicles-7821162.html>.
This website was one of the main sources of information I had to write my blog post. Ray Bradbury’s life is described enough to get a clear understanding of his life – both struggles and achievements but doesn’t make it confusing. Overall, this resource was very useful as it was clear and descriptive.
Jonas, Gerald. Ray Bradbury, Who Brought Mars to Earth With a Lyrical Mastery, Dies at 91. 6 June 2012. Document. 28 November 2019. <https://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/07/books/ray-bradbury-popularizer-of-science-fiction-dies-at-91.html8>.
I used this article to check my other sources and get a general understanding of how his life went. Since the New York Times is a large company, and usually trustworthy, I knew the information isn’t likely to be false. Also, the article went more in-depth in certain areas, such as his awards and books he wrote.
Jordison, Sam. Fahrenheit 451: Reading the 1950s | Books | The Guardian. 21 September 2011. Document. 1 December 2019.
Open Culture Editors. Ray Bradbury Gives 12 Pieces of Writing Advice to Young Authors 2001. 4 April 2012. Document[. 1 December 2019.
Paper and Salt. Ray Bradbury: Pappa al Pomodoro. 27 Feburary 2014. Document. 1 12 2019. <https://paperandsalt.org/2014/02/27/ray-bradbury-pappa-al-pomodoro/>.