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Spock's Gift

by ebreilly

The world of Star Trek embodies a technological utopianism: human nature can be perfected through refinements in technology. Spock and the Vulcan tradition of rationalism (and its embrace of utilitarianism) focus on information and data required to make decisions. We see many people reading from screens and monitors; books are a dominant part of this world. This video is used in Flows of Reading -

Spock's Gift

When Spock gives Kirk A Tale of Two Cities, it marks his understanding of his lifelong friend’s interest in antiques.

from Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982)
Creator: Executive producer Harve Bennett wrote the film's original outline, which Jack B. Sowards developed into a full script.
Distributor: Paramount Pictures
Posted by ebreilly