The Chronology Protection Case

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Prize: Three winners will receive links to the movie
Number of winners allowed: 3
Ends: Sunday December 15th 2013

When Phil D'Amato, NYPD forensic detective on loan in Santa Cruz, CA, takes a call from a lady physicist about her missing husband, he has no idea that her life, his life, and every other scientist working on a top-secret time travel project will soon be in dire jeopardy. As the number of dead, each killed in a different way, begins to mount and includes not only scientists but anyone who knows the true nature of their work, D'Amato starts to realize that the suspect is not any one person or group but something much more sinister and dangerous.

Could it be the Universe itself, bent on protecting itself from the unraveling that time travel could bring? If so, then time is running out for Phil to protect himself and those he loves from the Universe's chronology protection agenda. "The Chronology Protection Case" brings to the screen Paul Levinson's Nebula and Edgar nominated story, and marks the first movie appearance of Dr. Phil D'Amato, who appears in Levinson's other award-winning novels and stories.

About the Phil D'Amato stories ...

-"more nearly reaches the heights of Isaac Asimov's classic SF mysteries than those of most other genre hands who attempt them manage to do these days"- Booklist

-"A satisfying blend of murder mystery, police procedure, and science fiction" - Orlando Sentinel

-"Forensic detective Phil D'Amato is one of my favorite characters" - Connie Willis

-"D'Amato is an appealingly savvy character,. " - San Francisco Chronicle

Paul Levinson, PhD, is Prof of Media Studies at Fordham Univ in NYC. His scholarly books include The Soft Edge, Digital McLuhan, Realspace, Cellphone & New New Media. His novels include The Silk Code, Borrowed Tides, The Consciousness Plague, The Pixel Eye, The Plot To Save Socrates & Unburning Alexandria. He appears on CNN, MSNBC, Fox News & BBC World. His 1972 LP Twice Upon a Rhyme was re-issued in 2010.


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