John Green (pengarang)

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John Green
John Green by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Green di VidCon, Juni 2014
Lahir John Michael Green
24 Agustus 1977 (umur 40)
Indianapolis, Indiana, US
Pekerjaan Author, critic, web host
Kewarganegaraan American
Pendidikan B.A., Studi Bahasa Inggris dan keagamaan
Almamater Kenyon College
Periode menulis 2005–sekarang
Aliran sastra Fiksi remaja, radio, video
Karya terkenal
Penghargaan Michael L. Printz Award
2006 Looking for Alaska
Edgar Award
2008 Paper Towns
Pasangan Sarah Urist Green
Anak
  • Henry Green
  • Alice Green
Kerabat Hank Green (adik)



Tanda tangan

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Green di the Loft Literary Center, Minneapolis, tahun 2008

John Michael Green (lahir 24 Agustus 1977) adalah pengarang fiksi remaja, narablog video YouTube (vlogger), dan pencipta video-video pendidikan asal Amerika Serikat. Ia memenangkan Printz Award pada tahun 2006 atas novel pertamanya, Looking for Alaska,[1] dan novel terbarunya, The Fault in Our Stars, masuk posisi pertama di daftar The New York Times Best Seller pada Januari 2012.[2] Adaptasi filmnya tahun 2014 langsung menempati posisi #1 sesaat setelah dirilis.[3] In 2014 Green was included in Time magazine's list of the 100 most influential people in the world.[4]

Selain menjadi novelis, Green juga dikenal karena karya-karyanya di YouTube. Tahun 2007, ia meluncurkan saluran VlogBrothers bersama adiknya, Hank Green. Sejak itu, Green merintis beberapa acara seperti Project for Awesome dan VidCon dan menciptakan 11 seri dokumenter daring bersama adiknya seperti Crash Course, saluran pendidikan yang mengajarkan sastra, sejarah, dan sains.[5]

Karya[sunting | sunting sumber]

Buku[sunting | sunting sumber]

Cerita pendek[sunting | sunting sumber]

  • "The Approximate Cost of Loving Caroline", Twice Told: Original Stories Inspired by Original Artwork by Scott Hunt (2006)
  • "The Great American Morp", 21 Proms, eds. David Levithan and Daniel Ehrenhaft (2007)
  • "Freak the Geek", Geektastic: Stories from the Nerd Herd (2009)
  • "Reasons", What You Wish For (2011)
  • Double on Call and Other Short Stories (2012)

Lainnya[sunting | sunting sumber]

  • (2009) Thisisnottom, novel interaktif yang tersembunyi di balik teka-teki.[6][7]
  • (2010) Zombicorns, novella zombie daring berlisensi Creative Commons.[8]
  • (2012) The War for Banks Island, sekuel Zombicorns yang dirilis via surel kepada orang-orang yang menyumbang ke P4A.[9][10]
  • The Sequel, novel yang belum selesai, kebanyakan isinya diubah menjadi The Fault in Our Stars. The first 6,000 words are available via email to P4A donors.
  • "Crash Course", an educational YouTube channel which was started by brothers John and Hank Green. He is responsible for courses on World History, English Literature Science and US History.[11][12]

Penghargaan dan nominasi[sunting | sunting sumber]

Tahun Anugerah Karya Kategori Hasil Ref
2006 Michael L. Printz Award Looking For Alaska N/A Menang [13]
2007 An Abundance of Katherines N/A Nominasi (Honor) [14]
2009 Edgar Allan Poe Award Paper Towns Best Young Adult Novel Menang [15]
2010 Corine Literature Prize Paper Towns Young Adult Novel Menang [16]
2012 Indiana Authors Award N/A National Author Award Menang [17]
2013 Children's Choice Book Awards The Fault in Our Stars Teen Book of the Year Menang [18]
2013 Los Angeles Times Book Prize N/A Innovator's Award Menang [19]
2014 mtvU Fandom Awards N/A Visionary Award Menang [20]

Lihat pula[sunting | sunting sumber]

Referensi[sunting | sunting sumber]

  1. ^ "Michael L. Printz Winners and Honor Books". YALSA. American Library Association. Retrieved March 8, 2013.
  2. ^ Kesalahan pengutipan: Tag <ref> tidak sah; tidak ditemukan teks untuk ref bernama NYT1
  3. ^ http://www.boxofficemojo.com/news/?id=3855&p=.htm
  4. ^ "John Green | TIME.com". Time Magazine. Diakses tanggal 25 April 2014. 
  5. ^ Alter, Alexandria (May 14, 2014). "John Green and His Nerdfighters Are Upending the Summer Blockbuster Model". The Wall Street Journal. Diakses tanggal May 16, 2014. 
  6. ^ Thisisnottom thisisnottom.com
  7. ^ Thisisnotforums - The Unofficial Thisisnottom Forums thisisnotforums.com
  8. ^ "Didn’t get your chance to get your hands on John Green’s Zombie Apocalypse Novella?". EffYeahNerdFighters.com.
  9. ^ "John Green's NEW Exclusive Zombie Short Story eBook PRE-ORDER". DFTBA Records LLC. Diarsipkan dari versi asli tanggal December 15, 2011. 
  10. ^ John Green (August 15, 2012). "I just finally finished THE WAR FOR BANKS ISLAND, the stupid (and very bad) zombie apocalypse story that's six months late". Twitter.com. Diakses tanggal September 16, 2012. 
  11. ^ Pot, Justin (April 7, 2012). "Crash Course: Entertaining YouTube Courses On History & Biology". Make Use Of. Diakses tanggal July 8, 2012. 
  12. ^ John and Hank Green. "CrashCourse on YouTube". YouTube. Diakses tanggal April 19, 2014. 
  13. ^ "2006 Printz Award". Young Adult Library Services Association. American Library Association. Diakses tanggal May 15, 2013. 
  14. ^ "Michael L. Printz Winners and Honor Books". Young Adult Library Association. American Library Association. Diarsipkan dari versi asli tanggal February 17, 2011. Diakses tanggal May 15, 2013. 
  15. ^ Kesalahan pengutipan: Tag <ref> tidak sah; tidak ditemukan teks untuk ref bernama ea2009
  16. ^ "Margos Spuren". Bayerische Buchpreis (dalam bahasa german). Bayerischen Staatsministerium für Wirtschaft und Medien, Energie und Technologie. Diakses tanggal 24 March 2014. 
  17. ^ "2012 Indiana Authors Award Recipients Honored". PR Newswire. October 26, 2012. Diakses tanggal May 15, 2013. 
  18. ^ "Jeff Kinney, VlogBrother win Children's Choice Book Awards". Global Post. Agence France-Presse. May 14, 2013. Diakses tanggal May 15, 2013. 
  19. ^ Carolyn Kellogg (April 11, 2014). "Jacket Copy: The winners of the Los Angeles Times Book Prizes are ...". LA Times. Diakses tanggal April 14, 2014. 
  20. ^ Wickman, Kase (July 21, 2014). "John Green To Be Honored With ‘The Visionary Award’ At This Year’s Fandom Awards". MTV. Diakses tanggal August 7, 2014. 

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