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week 16 0611: The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas

 Detective fiction is a subgenre of crime fiction and mystery fiction in which an investigator or a detective—either professional or amateur—investigates a crime, often murder.
*最早偵探小說: One thousand and One Nights
*amateur = you are not mature enough.
*a-: not, without
EX: apolitical(無政府), atheist(無神論者), abnormal(不正常), anonymous(匿名)
*The difference between investigator and detective:
1. Detectives are investigators with a higher rank. For a normal police officer to become a detective, he or she has to go through a lot of tests.
2. Detectives are used to solve criminal matters, while investigators are employed to solve cases of missing person and adultery.

*Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
*Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Scotland 蘇格蘭 Scottish 蘇格蘭人
Physician: 表人 EX: musician
*Edgar Allan Poe 中字翻譯: 愛倫坡
*柯南道爾與愛倫坡均為翻譯下的犧牲者,就似我叫黃小明,你叫我黃小一樣,愛倫坡應叫Poe Edgar Poe.
The immortals: im表否定, immortal表神仙
*mort: 死亡 Ex: morgue(停屍房), mortician(入殮師), mortify(嚇死了)

* Bleak House(荒涼山莊)by Dickens,被視為第一本法律小說。
*Charles Dickens
*Agatha Christie was an English crime novelist, short story writer, and playwright. she is best known for the 66 detective novels and 14 short story collections she wrote under her own name, most of which revolve around the investigations of such characters as Hercule Poirot, Jane Marple.
*fantasy為大的genre, 包含 magic, supernatural, mysterious, 此三個為fantasy 三大成分
*Imaginary (adj.) 虛幻的
Imagination (adj.) 有想像力的
*H.G. Wells  is now best remembered for his science fiction novels, and Wells is called a father of science fiction.( 受達爾文影響) His most notable science fiction works include The Time Machine, The Island of Doctor Moreau, The Invisible Man, and The War of the Worlds.

*Ursula K. Le Guin最著名作品為地海戰記 (Tales from Earthsea),為世界三大奇幻作家之一,深受老子、人類學影響,作品常含道家思想。
*Utopia 烏托邦/ Dystopia 反烏托邦
* The Ones Who Walk Away from Omelas  is a 1973 plotless, short, descriptive work of philosophical fiction, popularly classified as a short story, by Ursula K. Le Guin.