David Brin Fan Sites

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Below are some fan sites, not necessarily cited with permission. Often creator names are missing or are just handles.  Some encyclopedia style entries may have borrowed without citation.

The Alliance for Progress Encyclopedia is the largest David Brin fan site so far.  In its early phases the A4P Encyclopedia borrowed heavily from Stewart Blandón’s site.

Encyclopedias

The Alliance for Progress Encyclopedia

http://sf.zaramis.se/tiki-browse_categories.php?parentId=13
A sizable encyclopedia, mostly of sapients.

Stewart Blandón’s fan site

http://www.islanderis.net/users/timbo/library/

http://everything2.com/title/G%2527kek
An article about the G’kek, with links to other Brin things.

http://aliens.wikia.com/wiki/Category:Uplift_Universe

http://uplift.wikia.com/wiki/Uplift_Wiki
This could have been great.

Images

https://www.renderosity.com/mod/gallery/the-tymbrimi—athaclena/1598536

http://babel-bookworm.deviantart.com/art/Gorilla-and-Thennanin-439723341

Kazuo Sumiya (origami Uplift figures!)

 

Bibliographies, Biographies, Critiques, and Reviews

Guida a David Brin (in Italian!)

Otherness Meme by Alex Schroeder

The Templeton Gate

http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pmwiki.php/Literature/Uplift
A review, with science fiction idea highlights.

A visual Brin bibliography

http://webseitz.fluxent.com/wiki/DavidBrin

Mailing Lists and Communities

https://groups.yahoo.com/neo/groups/brin-l/info
https://www.mail-archive.com/brin-l@mccmedia.com/
The brin-l mail list was a vibrant community once upon a time. Sometimes its participants even communicated about things related to the thought and works of David Brin.

Sites of Fans

Alberto Monteiro’s Home Page

The Scroll of the Web

Sloan3D: Steve Sloan’s Pages


The Works of David Brin

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MAJOR WEB SOURCES

OTHER SOURCES

PINTEREST COMPILATIONS

SCOOP-IT COMPILATIONS

METI

UPLIFT UNIVERSE

TED-STYLE TALKS ABOUT OUR FUTURE!

  1. At the Smithsonian – “Will we diversify into many types of humanity?”, Follow the slides on Slideshare!
  2. David Brin’s TEDxUCSD talk on the addictive plague of sanctimony and “getting mad as hell”, Follow the slides on Slideshare!
  3. More sober reflections on the TV show “Closer to Truth” – on topics ranging from SETI to religion to ESP to human destiny in the cosmos. Monologues on YouTube.
  4. See David Brin discuss entanglement, multiverses and Free Will with two other astrophysicists -Brian Keating and Andrew Friedman—at UCSD’s Arthur Clarke Center.
  5. TEDxBrussels – David Brin – Target 2061: Reinventing Civilization Across Half a Century
  6. Shall we LIFT the Earth? Save our world by shifting its orbit?

BIOS & PICTURES, ETC.