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Selected Titles for Film/TV/Documentary/Game Adaptation


ADULT FICTION
Historical Fiction - The Womb Rebellion
This story is inspired by the historical accounts of enslaved women in the American South…
A peaceful Sunday morning on a South Carolina plantation is disrupted by the suicide of the rebellious Ruby, wife of the hated driver Sam. This event turns the plantation into chaos when the spirit of Ruby returns to produce havoc on the plantation. Ruby’s death most affects the midwife who has become her surrogate mother. Pearl, the midwife, must come to terms with what it means to help birth children who will live their lives in bondage. Ruby’s courage and actions lead the women of the slave quarters in a resistance to producing more slaves for the plantation.


Fiction/Adventure - Green Pearl Odyssey
The story, set in the mid-1980s, follows a former Peace Corps Volunteer who kills a mobster's son in revenge for the killing of his wife and brother, then runs to the islands of Micronesia to avoid the mobster's hired killers.

Satire - Parables of Milk & Might
Mr. Schlotterhose rushes to his friend Prof. Grosskopf for help in the homework of his son, who has to write an essay on a topic in development politics. While both are drinking colonialwater and discussing this topic, three dairy experts, who are professionals on this subject come to join them in an impromptu colonialwater party. The dairy experts introduce themselves and give an account of their dairy business in the calveslands. The seminar covers on this subject and the work of the dairy experts, which is the cause of milklessness in calveslands.


ADULT NONFICTION
Non-fiction - Computing Reality

Space-X CEO Elon Musk said that AI is far more dangerous to the future of humanity than a conflict between the United States and North Korea. The future of AI and Cybernetics depends on the personal value systems of the creators. Scientists with a humanistic value system will create humanistic Artificial Intelligence, while scientists with a more self-serving value system will create self-serving Artificial Intelligence. The emotional intelligence of the developers of AI technology will determine if AI is a benefit or harm to humanity.

Computing Reality is a rare and challenging research output in the area of cybernetic and system theory explaining the meaning behind the understanding, interpretation and application of scientific methodology for knowing scientific truth.

  • Computing Reality invites the reader into understanding a fresh new look at the nature of relations between reasoning, science, and society.
  • Special reference is given to certain fundamental issues of economics and world-system in the context of liberalism, globalization and Islam.


Non-fiction - What We Bury at Night: Disposable Humanity
The fate of Micronesia is the fate of sustainable humanity.

  • It is the region least affected by the increasingly global culture of conspicuous consumption and individualistic materialism. Micronesia is at a crossroads, as is the human race.
  • If the last region on earth in which, among the majority of the population, communal living based on interconnectedness, extended families, shared resources, non-linear thinking, and a sustainable relationship with the natural environment is the norm is allowed to be destroyed, the future of humanity is truly in jeopardy.


YOUNG ADULT FICTION
YA Fiction/Fantasy - The Incomplete Sorcerer
The Incomplete Sorcerer is an adventure set in the ancient past, when the magical arts were still used. The adventures of Alar, a young, untrained magician, desperately trying to save his love and the realm by defeating an incredibly evil master sorcerer, all while using a spell book missing the most important parts of each spell. The chaotic misfiring of the spells make Alar’s adventures both heart pounding and humorous.


YA Historical Fiction - Obi: Seminole Maroon Freedom Fighter
Obi: Seminole Maroon is a fictionalized account of the daring escape of a 15-year-old enslaved young man and his friends from a cotton plantation in South Carolina who find refuge among the Seminoles of Florida.

  • The story follows Obi's meeting with the mysterious Quashee, his transformation from slave to freedom seeker and his escape to Florida.