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Contemporary Progressive Narratives
If you haven't yet identified your primary text(s), here are some ideas for finding a contemporary progressive narrative. These links primarily will take you to subscription resources that aren't available on the open web.
Academic Search Premier
A good search tool for long-form journalism, including articles in The Atlantic, Harper's, and more.
Research Library (ProQuest)
Another good search tool for finding long-form journalism, including articles in The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, and more.
Books about "technological innovation"
This Primo link will take you to books that share the Library of Congress Subject Heading of "Technological innovation -- Economic Aspects." Sort by date to find more recent publications.
The Singularity Is Near
Ray Kurzweil's Singularity movement posits that "the era in which our intelligence will become increasingly nonbiological and trillions of times more powerful than it is today" is soon upon us.
This Primo link will take you to a list of utopian fictional works in English, most by American or British authors.